A Town of Homer man who is a convicted felon is facing weapons possession charges.
Cortland County Sheriff’s Deputies say 64 year old Thomas Place Sr. of 1816 O’Shea Road Homer, was arrested last Sunday and charged with a misdemeanor count of Criminal Possession of a Weapon.
Police say back on February 15 officers responded to Place’s home in the Town of Homer for an investigation. During the investigation the officers located a firearm inside the home.
During the review officers determine that Place is a convicted felon and not allowed to possess a firearm. Police did not say what he had been convicted of.
Place was issued a ticket and released, he is due in Homer Town Court on March 19th.