Gun Discharged During Disagreement At Americana Manhasset


Major Case Bureau reports the arrest of a Queens man for an incident that occurred on July 25, at 1:15 pm in Manhasset.

According to Gang Investigations Squad Detectives, defendant Yuri Oluh, 22, had a verbal argument with an unknown male black suspect in front of 1980 Northern Boulevard. The dispute escalated after the male suspect displayed a handgun and pointed it at the defendant.  The suspect then discharged several rounds at the defendant who was not struck and fled the scene.  No injuries were reported.

A short time later officers located the defendant in the vicinity of Searingtown Road and Northern Boulevard.  A subsequent investigation ensued revealing Oluh to have been in possession of a loaded silver handgun that police were able to safely recover. He was arrested without further incident. The investigation into this incident continues.

Oluh is charged with Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd Degree, Criminal Possession of a Weapon 3rd Degree and Criminal Possession of a Firearm.  He will be arraigned on July 26, 2020 in Mineola.

Detectives request anyone with information regarding the above incident contact Nassau County Crime Stoppers at 1-800-244-TIPS or call 911. All callers will remain anonymous.

-Submitted by the Nassau County Police Department


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