Queens Village Man arrested in Elmont for drugs and a loaded gun


Nassau County police in Elmont allegedly found a loaded illegal gun and illicit drugs in the car of a Queens Village man at 11:35 p.m. on Nov. 11.

According to NCPD, Emil Hill, 25, was driving west on Hempstead Turnpike in a green Dodge Neon when officers noticed a defective headlight and missing registration plate on the vehicle.

During the subsequent vehicle stop the intersection of Hempstead Turnpike and Belmont Park Road  and investigation, the officers found what they bel;ieve to an illegal black Tauras Armas loaded firearm and two substances believed to be MDMA or Ecstasy and Psilocybin mushrooms, also known as “magic mushrooms.”

Hill was charged with riminal possession of a firearm, criminal possession of a controlled substance and multiple vehicle traffic law violations.

He was arraigned on Nov. 12 in First District Court in Hempstead.