Police find loaded, stolen handgun during traffic stop in Ithaca

Police arrested an Ithaca man following a traffic stop in the city.

During that traffic stop a loaded handgun was found.

Police say Mario Graves was found to be in possession of a 9mm Taurus Arms handgun, which had previously been reported stolen.

He was taken into custody without incident and charged with criminal possession of a weapon as a felony, as well as aggravated unlicensed operation.

The charges will be answered at a later date.

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