NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Dozens of cars with bogus paper license plates have been seized by police in Harlem.
Operation "CON-temporary" continued in Manhattan this morning in joint operation with @NYPD23Pct & @NYPD25Pct: deputy sheriffs impounded 54 vehicles with illegal/counterfeit paper license plates, issued 50 traffic summonses & recovered three loaded firearms #onelessgun x 3🚔🚦🛑 pic.twitter.com/lFhgluGGf0
— NYC SHERIFF (@NYCSHERIFF) December 3, 2021
Using license plate readers, officers spotted 54 vehicles with counterfeit plates. Three loaded guns were also found.
Summonses were issued to the car owners.