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Cops: Man Dies in Hempstead Turnpike Crash

Queens Man Busted for Drugs, Gun Possession During Traffic Stop

The motorist was stopped at a routine check on the Meadowbrook Parkway at Hempstead Turnpike.

State Police arrested a Queens man Sunday for drug and gun possession after he was pulled over during a routine traffic stop on the Meadowbrook Parkway at Hempstead Turnpike.

According to cops, while interviewing Tamel Haynes, 19, they detected an odor of marijuana emanating from Haynes' BMW. After searching the vehicle, police found a small amount of marijuana and a loaded handgun.

Haynes has been charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon, fourth-degree criminal possession and unlawful possession of marijuana. Haynes was held for arraignment in Nassau County First District Court.

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1melae hernandez July 04, 2012 at 07:16 PM
You don't have to be an animal to make a mistake...we all make them.
1melae hernandez July 05, 2012 at 12:40 AM
First of all, who with out sin may cast the first stone! Let me just say that... no one born into this world is without sin, so before you call some one anything other than their name look at your self and see your own mistakes.. he is just a kid that mad one. Not a MAN that made many!
london mighty July 06, 2012 at 05:01 PM
This is my brother, there are plenty of people in the streets that hold guns for protection so before uu point a finger look at yourself.. he's not an animal so watch your mouth & idont want to get rude so please and thank you
paul July 06, 2012 at 05:10 PM
To london mighty: You stated - "plenty of people in the streets that hold guns for protection" Now answer this, Was his gun legal?
jade July 06, 2012 at 11:01 PM
Half of America population are in possession of illegal weapons, some states you can just have them, was travon's killer gun legal? But his killer got out on bail twice, Sean bell killers got off just for being who they are... murder is murder, carrying a weapon dose NOT! Make you an animal, what people do bad with them is what make criminal...


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