Domestic Dispute Leads to Loaded Gun Charge

On the evening of April 2, 2020 Watervliet Police responded to the 1400 block of First Avenue
for a report of a domestic incident. Upon arrival it was discovered that Zaquon C. Woody
DOB 7/18/1994 a resident of the city of Albany, had damaged property in excess of $1,500.00
inside the victim’s residence during a verbal dispute. Further investigation revealed that Zaquon
C. Woody was in possession of a loaded 9mm firearm, a SCCY Industries CPX-2.

Zaquon C. Woody subsequently was charged with PL 265.03 (3) Criminal Possession of a
Weapon in the 2nd Degree (Loaded Firearm) a class C Felony, PL 265.02 (1) Criminal
Possession of a Weapon in the 3rd Degree (Previous Conviction) a class D Felony, PL 145.10
Criminal Mischief in the 2nd Degree a class D Felony, and PL 221.05 Unlawful Possession of
Marihuana in the 2nd Degree a Violation. Zaquon C. Woody was arraigned before Honorable
Judge Reinfurt in Watervliet City Court and he was remanded to Albany County Correctional
Facility.

“I would like to commend the work of our Patrol Division. Due to their extensive investigation
on-scene, a loaded firearm was taken off the streets of Watervliet and out of the hands of a
dangerous individual”- Chief Anthony W. Geraci