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Police: 2 arrested after gun found in car in Roosevelt

Police say 24-year-old Hashem Poindexter and 23-year-old Thaila Henderson were parked near Rose Avenue on Friday just before 3:30 a.m. 

News 12 Staff

May 13, 2023, 10:29 AM

Updated 402 days ago

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Authorities say two people were arrested for criminal possession of a gun in Roosevelt. 
Police say 24-year-old Hashem Poindexter and 23-year-old Thaila Henderson were parked near Rose Avenue on Friday just before 3:30 a.m. 
Officers say they spotted the suspicious car and that's when they discovered a loaded handgun and two magazines.
Both individuals are facing multiple charges and will be arraigned today in Hempstead.


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