New York State Division of State Police

12/07/2019 | Press release | Distributed by Public on 12/08/2019 00:08

Felony Weapon arrest in Jamestown


On December 6th, 2019, Troopers out of SP Jamestown arrested Tim Batchelor, 21, of Zebulon, NC, for Criminal Possession of a Firearm.

The Troopers pulled Batchelor over on 4th Street in Jamestown when he drove around barricades during the Christmas Parade. A Smith & Wesson SD70 handgun was observed inside the vehicle in plain sight and Batchelor was placed under arrest when it was confirmed that he didn't have a New York State pistol permit. Batchelor was processed at SP Jamestown and transported to the Jamestown City Jail, pending arraignment.