|Suspected Gunrunner Arrested|
At that time,
The BON officers followed Vanbrackle from the scene and detained him near the intersection of
Other BON detectives retrieved the duffle bag which was found to contain two military-style assault weapons, a Bushmaster AR-15 rifle and a Colt Sporter rifle, both .223 caliber, and a 12 gauge, Mossberg 500A pump action shotgun.
“The fire-power of these three weapons can be devastating and we have witnessed the carnage caused by these particular guns all too often,” noted
Vanbrackle was charged with three counts of the unlawful possession of a weapon and one count of theft of credit cards. The suspect was also found to be the subject of an open warrant issued by the Pohatcong municipal court in
At today’s arraignment, Judge Marilyn Williams ordered Vanbrackle held at the county jail in lieu of $60,000 cash bond only.