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2 Teens Nabbed for Gun, Drugs in Bellmore

Two teenagers were arrested Saturday on gun and drug charges in Bellmore, Nassau police said.

Daniel Leavey

Officer responded to a 911 call for a person with a silver revolver in the parking lot of Fresh Break on Merrick Road and upon arrival at 7:25 p.m. they found two suspects in a Mercedes with a stolen handgun on the floor and 70 pills of Xanax, an anti-anxiety drug that is often abused for recreational use, police said.


Daniel Leavey, 19, of Merrick, and 18-year-old Eric Crockett of Bellmore were both charged with criminal possession of stolen property and possession of a dangerous weapon for the gun.

Leavey was charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance for the Xanax.

They will be arraigned at First District Court in Hempstead on Sunday.

The Mercedes was impounded.

Eric Crockett

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