City Employee Arrested for Allegedly Bringing Gun Onto Subway

By Ben Fractenberg on February 10, 2012 7:58pm 

Police recovered a handgun from a city employee who took it on the E train on Feb. 10 2012.
Police recovered a handgun from a city employee who took it on the E train on Feb. 10 2012.
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JAMAICA — A city employee was arrested for bringing a 25-caliber firearm onto the E train Friday morning, police said.

Police searched Queens resident Javed Lescott, 31, for riding between subway cars at the Suthpin Boulevard-Archer Avenue stop and found the weapon.

Lescott, who works for the Department of Transportation, was taken into custody and is charged with criminal possession of a weapon.

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