Guns and cash recovered in no-knock search warrant

By Anna Norris

Credit: MGN Online

Guns and cash recovered in no-knock search warrant

May 9, 2014 Updated May 9, 2014 at 3:45 PM EDT

Afton, NY (WBNG Binghamton) A 53-year-old man is arrested after a no-knock search warrant of his home revealed illegally-possessed guns and cash.

The search warrant stemmed from illegal drug activity at the residence, located at 199 Garlick Rd. in Afton.

At 9:00 a.m. Friday, the Chenango County Sheriff’s Office, the New York State Police CNET and the Norwich Police Department teamed up to execute the search.

Allan Shepard was arrested after investigators found several illegally-possessed long guns and money in his home.

Shepard was charged with criminal nuisance in the first degree and criminal possession of a weapon in the fourth degree.

Investigators said Shepard has a prior felony conviction, which prevents him from possessing a firearm.

He was taken to the Chenango County Jail on $30,000 cash bail.

To submit a comment on this article, your email address is required. We respect your privacy and your email will not be visible to others nor will it be added to any email lists.