Hudson City Police investigate report of gun, man with extensive criminal history

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HUDSON – Police in the City of Hudson are investigating a report of a man with a gun outside the Hudson Terrace Apartments at 15 North Front Street at about 11:20 a.m. on Monday.

A man was identified as he walked into an apartment when a detective arrived.

Police secured the area outside the apartment and subsequently located three witnesses who claimed to see a man with a gun.

Video footage was reviewed that showed two individuals in that location a the time of the 911 call.

Detectives identified one of the suspects as a person with an extensive criminal history who is currently free on bail for a felony assault with a weapon.

Police ae also investigating a felony assault that occurred Saturday morning involving the same man.

A second person identified in the video was also detained.

A search warrant was obtained and executed by the State Police.

The investigation is continuing and arrest charges are pending, Chief L. Edward Moore said.

“We want to work proactively where there is potential for violence,” he said. “It was only 18 months ago that a homicide occurred near that location, June of this year when a man was shot in the torso there, and only July when we had a stabbing nearby. This weekend’s report of gang violence heightened our concern.”

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