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Roselle Man Arrested for Illegal Weapons Possession

By kbm0423 on

Corey Milligan, 51, of Roselle has been arrested and charged with weapons possession offenses after Officers found him in possession of an illegal handgun.

At about 2:50 a.m. on Saturday, September 5, Officers responded to Roselle Street on a report of a man with a gun.

Officers observed Milligan walking on Roselle Street and stopped him.

A subsequent investigation led to the recovery of a semi-automatic handgun loaded with a prohibited large-capacity magazine.

Milligan was arrested without incident.

Milligan is charged with second-degree unlawful possession of a weapon, fourth-degree possession of a prohibited weapon, and related offenses. He was remanded to the Union County Jail pending a scheduled appearance in Superior Court.

These criminal charges are mere accusations. Every defendant is presumed innocent unless and until proven guilty in a court of law.