Gun arrest in East Fishkill
Major Kathryne M. Rohde
Troop K Commander
East Fishkill, New York – On November 15, 2022, the New York State Police arrested Essam A. Saleh, age 29, of East Fishkill, for Criminal Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd degree, a class D felony.
At approximately 2:10 p.m., Troopers conducted a traffic stop on a 2015 Mercedes-Benz 500 on the Taconic State Parkway in East Fishkill for multiple vehicle and traffic law violations. Investigation determined the operator, Essam Saleh, was in illegal possession of a Palmetto State Armory PSAK-47 rifle.
Essam Saleh was issued an appearance ticket returnable to the town of East Fishkill Court on December 29, 2022, at 9:00 a.m.