SALISBURY,md - Yesterday, troopers arrested an Ocean City man in connection with an illegal sale of an assault rifle in Salisbury, Md.
David L. Catrino, 45, of the 10000-block of New Quay Road, Ocean City, Md. was charged on an arrest warrant with Unlawful Sale/Transfer of a Regulated Firearm and four counts of Assault Weapons violations. Catrino was arrested on July 15, 2013 by members of the Maryland State Police, Gang Enforcement Unit without incident at his place of employment. Catrino was transported to the Wicomico Detention Center where he was held on $50,000.00 bond.
In late June of 2013, investigators from the Wicomcio County Narcotics Task Force and the Worcester County Criminal Enforcement Team received information about an illegal sale of an AK-47 Assault rifle. After identifying Catrino as the person attempting to sell the firearm, an operation was initiated. At the completion of the operation, investigators obtained an arrest warrant charging David Catrino with the illegal sale of the firearm.