Greenport man arrested for having electronic stun gun


A Greenport man was arrested Saturday morning on a weapons charge after he was stopped by police on Main Road in Southold.

Anthony Toy, 52, was stopped in the vicinity of St. Patrick’s Church shortly after 10:30 a.m. for driving with a suspended license, according to a town police press release.

Upon stopping, police found him to be in possession of an illegal electronic stun gun.

Mr. Toy was charged with misdemeanor criminal possession of a weapon and third-degree aggravation unlicensed operation of a motor vehicle. He was processed and released on cash bail for a later court date, according to police.