Dangerous “weapon”

September 5, 2012

  • 406 Weapons
  • 406V Prosecution
  • 406V(E) Weight and Sufficiency of Evidence
  • 406k289 Possession, Use, Carrying
  • 406k291 Possession or Carrying
  • 406k291(3) k. Possessory Crimes in General.

406 WeaponsEvidence was insufficient to sustain conviction of a housepainter of the crime of carrying a dangerous weapon, namely a paint brush, while on his way home from work.
People v. Wilmot, 236 N.Y.S.2d 11 (App. Div. 1962)