CLARKSTOWN – The Clarkstown Police Department responded to a Lake Road, Congers address for a report of a man with a gun, at 4:15 a.m. on Jan. 21, 2017.
Upon arrival, responding officers observed five men in a verbal dispute, said authorities.
Police interviewed all parties involved and determined the five men had known each other and were engaged in a dispute over a past relationship.
One of the men, who police identified as Kevork Manougian, 24, of Congers, NY left the scene and returned armed with a Rock River Arms AR-15 assault rifle, according to authorities.
Manougian removed the rifle from his vehicle and allegedly pointed it at one of the men involved in the dispute. The rifle was fully loaded and a round was in the chamber, said authorities.
The victim, a 26 year old male from Congers, was not injured.
Manougian was arrested and transported to police headquarters for processing and the rifle was secured.
He was charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd (felony), Criminal Possession of an Assault Weapon 3rd (felony), Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd (felony) and Menacing 2nd (misdemeanor).
He was arraigned in Clarkstown Justice Court. Bail was set for $100,000.