The Fifth Precinct Detectives report the details of an arrest for Criminal Possession of a Weapon that occurred on Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 9:11 P.M. in Elmont.
According to detectives, police officers were investigating a shot spotter activation on September 3, 2018 at approximately 3:20 A.M. on Renfrew Avenue. An investigation commenced.
On Sunday, October 14, 2018, officers located the defendant Claude E Cameau, 36, of 329 Virginia Ave, Elmont operating a 2018 Lexus on Tuxedo Drive. A switchblade knife was recovered from within the car. Defendant was arrested without incident.
Cameau is charged with Reckless Endangerment 1st degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree, Criminal Use of a Firearm 2nd degree, Criminal possession of a Weapon 2nd degree and Prohibited Use of a Dangerous Weapon. He will be arraigned on Monday, October 15, 2018 at First District Court, Hempstead.
Details by: Det. Bausch/5th Sqd. 10/15/18/1100/7336