No Injuries in Shooting Incident at St. Albans, Queens

By Jonathan Zhou, Epoch Times

NEW YORK—A 19 year old was charged with first degree reckless endangerment after he allegedly opened fire on a group of people after a dispute in St. Albans, Queens.

Police officers arrested Michael Jones, of Farmers Blvd, late Saturday night at the intersection of Merrick and Baisley Boulevard in St. Albans, Queens.

Jones has been charged with criminal possession of weapon in the 2nd and 3rd degree and resisting arrest. He has seven prior convictions including false impersonation, criminal trespassing, and possession of marijuana.

The police said no one was injured in the incident, which they saw while patrolling the district in an unmarked vehicle. Police recovered a loaded .25 Ravens Arms gun near the scene of the crime, but no drugs were found on the suspect.