On August 11, 2023, troopers from SP Horseheads conducted a traffic stop on Lake Rd in the town of Horseheads for traffic violations. Subsequent to an investigation, a black P80 Polymer Ghost 9mm handgun was located inside the vehicle. Irishura Ezekiel, age 21, of Rochester, NY, was arrested for Criminal Possession of a Weapon 2nd: Loaded Firearm (C Felony). Ezekiel was transported to SP Horseheads for processing. He was arraigned in the Town of Horseheads Court and remanded to Chemung County Jail.