Police: Suffolk officer charged with menacing after pointing gun at women

Posted: 11/14/2017 12:06:00 -05:00 Updated:
According to police, Gregory Hanrahan, 32, became involved in an interaction with three females during which he pointed a handgun in their direction on West Main Street in Patchogue. According to police, Gregory Hanrahan, 32, became involved in an interaction with three females during which he pointed a handgun in their direction on West Main Street in Patchogue.
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Officials say a Suffolk County police officer has been arrested and charged with menacing for an off-duty incident that occurred on Nov. 5.

According to police, Gregory Hanrahan, 32, became involved in an interaction with three females during which he pointed a handgun in their direction on West Main Street in Patchogue.

 

Hanrahan, a two-year member of the department, was assigned to the Seventh Precinct and was immediately suspended without pay, and his handguns were seized.

A department internal investigation is underway.

Hanrahan was charged with three counts of menacing in the second degree and is scheduled to be arraigned in Central Islip today.

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