Officer's with the Frederick Police Department conducted traffic on a vehicle in the 300 Blk of Madison St. The driver, Mark Bandurski of the 400 Blk W South St, was asked for consent to search the vehicle for weapons and drugs and Bandurski consented to officers searching his vehicle. As a result of the search, Officer's recovered a flare gun that had been modified to shoot .22 caliber bullets that was loaded and within reach of the driver's seat. Bandurski was placed under arrest and a further search of the vehicle also resulted in drug charges.
Arrestee: Mark Alfred Bandurski
Charges: Handgun on person, Handgun in vehicle, illegal possession of a registered firearm, Firearm possession w/ felony conviction, illegal possession of ammunition, possession - Clonazepam
Case Report # 2015-025275
Arresting Officer - Off A. Mangot
Press Release Author – Cpl Kevin Meyer
PIO - Lt. Pennington