Possession of a Firearm by a Minor Arrest



On August 9th, 2022, at approximately 12:35 A.M., Darby Township Police officers attempted to stop three (3) juvenile males for a curfew violation, in the area of Noblet Avenue and Tribbett Avenue. Upon doing so the juvenile males fled and hid behind a shed in the rear of the 1100 block of Tribbett Avenue. All three (3) juveniles, all 17 years of age, were taken into custody and found on their persons were numerous small amounts of marijuana. Upon surveying the area, where the juveniles fled, officers located a black semi-automatic 9mm "Ghost Gun" with an extended magazine containing thirty-one (31) live rounds of ammunition. All three (3) juveniles were charged with the violation of the Pennsylvania uniform firearms act and related charges. All (3) juvenile males were placed on GPS monitoring and released to their parents until a preliminary hearing is scheduled. 

Tuesday, August 9, 2022 - 12:30am

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