Share this article

print logo

Town of Lockport man indicted in gun case

LOCKPORT – Rico L. Freeman, 32, of Strauss Road, Town of Lockport, pleaded not guilty in Niagara County Court Thursday to having an illegal gun during a traffic stop last year in that town.

Freeman, who allegedly was driving the car, is charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon and unlawful possession of marijuana. Last month, the passenger, DeAndre L. Ingram, 30, of Clinton Street, Lockport, was indicted on the gun charge and a count of false personation for allegedly giving the arresting officer a phony name.