Kathy Welsh

Kathy Welsh

Kevork-ManougianCLARKSTOWN – 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.Kevork Manougian-assault-rifle

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.


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