NEW ROCHELLE, NY — During a routine traffic stop at 8:00 pm yesterday, officers from the New Rochelle Police Department recovered a custom assembled 9MM handgun with an extended magazine.
Nicholas Gomes-Suppa, 29, of New Rochelle was arrested.
New Rochelle Detectives recovered more illegal weapons from Gomes-Suppa’s residence, among them an AR-15 Assault Rifle, an Assault shotgun and a 9MM Glock handgun with seven large capacity magazines
The incident is under investigation and anyone with information is urged to contact the New Rochelle Police Department’s General Investigations Unit at 914-654-2270.
UPDATE: Nicholas Gomes-Suppa aka Nicholas Suppa was on the New Rochelle City Court docket prior to his arrest on October 15th for an unrelated traffic matter in August (CR-03444-20). He was ticketed for speeding on I-95 by the New York State Police on August 7th.
Suppa was charged with possession of a loaded firearm (CR-04959-20) and criminal possession of a weapon 3rd – ammo clip (CR-04960-20) on October 15th. He was arraigned on October 16th before Judge Susan I. Kettner who set bail at $50,000, partially secured by 10% or $5,000.
Suppa did not come up with $5,000 and was remanded to the Westchester County Jail.