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Woman arrested for attempting to bring stolen gun into Canada at Lewiston-Queenston Bridge

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Posted at 12:07 PM, Oct 08, 2021
and last updated 2021-10-08 12:07:45-04

LEWISTON, N.Y. (WKBW) — New York State Police say a Massachusetts woman was arrested for allegedly attempting to bring a stolen gun from Michigan into Canada at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge.

Investigators say 23-year-old Alyssa Peckham allegedly stole the gun from Grand Rapids, Mich. in October 2020.

Peckham attempted to enter Canada at the Lewiston-Queenston Bridge on Thursday.

State police say Peckham is being held at the Niagara County Jail pending arraignment.