State Police in Auburn arrest Brooklyn resident during traffic stop

Police report the arrest of a Brooklyn resident following a traffic stop.

According to a news release, State Police in Auburn arrested Kerry L. Hackett, 32, of Brooklyn for criminal possession of a weapon.

Troopers observed a vehicle without proper plate lamps driving in the town of Throop. Upon investigation, Hackett was found in possession of a billy club,

Hackett will return to the Town of Throop court at a later date.

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