Police: Man arrested in connection to Port Chester car arsons

Fredy Hernandez-Pas was charged with nine counts of arson in the third degree.

News 12 Staff

Jul 15, 2023, 2:24 AM

Updated 274 days ago

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A 30-year-old faces charges in connection to car arsons that happened in June in Port Chester.
Fredy Hernandez-Pas was charged with nine counts of arson in the third degree, a felony.
Police say a search after his arrest found a 30-round magazine with armor piercing bullets but no weapon, however.
That finding added a charge for a large capacity ammo feed device.
Investigators say Hernandez-Paz admitted to it but did not explain his motive.
He was arraigned in Rye Town Court and released with a future court date.


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