NEW YORK (AP) — New York police say Knicks point guard Raymond Felton has been arrested on three counts of criminal possession of a weapon.
Sgt. Thomas Antonetti says Felton turned himself in at 12:50 a.m. Tuesday and was questioned in the 20th Precinct in Manhattan, hours after his team lost at home to the Dallas Mavericks.READ MORE: Delaware Gov. John Carney To Lift State Of Emergency Declared More Than Year Ago Due To COVID-19 Next Month
The sergeant says the charges don’t stem from him using the firearm in a menacing manner but from possessing a gun he wasn’t registered to have.
Antonetti says the 29-year-old is now under the purview of the court system and will face a hearing Tuesday. The charges include criminal possession of a weapon in the second, third and fourth degrees.READ MORE: Will The Ford Maverick Be A Game-Changer In The Auto Industry?
A Knicks spokesman did not immediately return a phone call Tuesday. It was not clear if Felton had an attorney.
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