Pistol’s Serial Number Was Obliterated

An arrest was made Tuesday by Clinton Police from an alleged incident involving a pistol in Clinton that day. 19-year-old Rakeevus Asmere Booker of the 100 block on North Livingston Street in Clinton has now been charged with Pointing and Presenting Firearms at a Person and with Possession of a Pistol with an Obliterated Serial Number.

Warrants allege that Booker pointed a Taurus 9 mm handgun in a threatening manner during an argument at his residence Tuesday. The pistol reportedly had an obliterated serial number.

Rakeevus Asmere Booker was released yesterday, pending his day in court, by posting cash or surety bonds of $3,500 on the two warrants.