Another illegal handgun has been taken off the streets of Poughkeepsie.   During a traffic stop yesterday at Main and Vassar Streets City of Pougkeepsie police say they found the driver, 30 year old Reges Bellamy, possessed a stun gun disguised as a cell phone and a can of pepper spray.  Police say the passenger, 28 year old Issa Islam, possessed a Colt-45 semi automatic handgun which had been reported stolen from the Town of Esopus three years ago. That's the 12th handgun recovered in the City of Poughkeepsie this year.  17 bags of heroin were also recovered.  Both suspects are facing weapons charges.

 

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