Police: Man Wanted For Deserting U.S. Navy Found At Long Island Home
UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — Officials in New York said a man wanted for deserting the U.S. Navy was found at his Long Island home with a loaded semi-automatic pistol.
Nassau County police said Roberto Carlo Ayala was arrested Friday morning by officers from the department’s fugitive squad and U.S. marshals.
Police said the 20-year-old had a 9mm Beretta pistol and a high capacity magazine. He was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and high capacity magazine.
Ayala is scheduled to appear Saturday at First District Court in Hempstead.
The Navy didn’t immediately return messages seeking comment.
Check Out These Other Stories From CBSNewYork.com:
- Husband Suspected Of Fatally Shooting Wife In Ozone Park
- New Jersey DOT Commissioner Warns Of More Traffic Following Week One Of Pulaski Skyway Closure
- Police Questioning Person Of Interest After Body Found Stuffed In Storage Container
- Activists Protest Outside Liam Neeson’s Manhattan Apartment Over Horse-Drawn Carriage Support
(TM and © Copyright 2014 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2014 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed. The Associated Press contributed to this report.)