Paterson Police Seek Hassan Brown for Weapons Charges
Tuesday, September 3, 2013 • 12:24pm
PATERSON, NJ - Paterson police are seeking city resident Hassan Brown for weapons possession charges after he fled from police and discarded a 9mm handgun on Saturday.
According to Paterson police, Brown was outside 122 Godwin Ave. with Jacques Brown, a person wanted on weapons possession charges, early Saturday morning, just after midnight. Upon seeing Ceasefire Detectives, both men fled the area and, while fleeing, Hassan Brown discarded the handgun.
Although Jacques Brown was apprehended after foot chase, Hassan Brown escaped.
Hassan Brown has been formally charged with Unlawful Possession of a Weapon and Resisting Arrest. The suspect frequents the 4th ward area of the city and has a last known address of 122 Godwin Ave. Anyone with any information is asked to contact Ceasefire Detectives Detective Ricardo Ferreira or Carlos Charon at (973) 321-1342.