The Mount Vernon Police Department has concluded their search in the City’s North end, and has lifted all lock-downs in the area. Although male subject involved hasn’t been located, firearm that was allegedly involved has been recovered by The Mount Vernon Police Department. Citizens are encourage to remain vigilant and report any additional information to local authorities. Updates to follow when further information become available.
Officers responded to a report of a stolen vehicle around 1030am in the area of Amatos Pizza. A black male fled in the stolen vehicle which contained a gun. Police searched for the suspect and found a stolen firearm in the area of Meadow Ridge Apartments but the suspect is still on the loose but is not believed to be armed.
The Mount Vernon Police Department would like to thank our Citizens, News Reporters and all other local Law Enforcement agencies with assistance provided.