The teenage brother of former NBA player Sebastian Telfair was nabbed with three loaded guns in Brooklyn –and then tried to bribe a cop into letting him go, police said today.
Sixteen-year-old Lincoln High School baseketball player Ethan Telfair, also a cousin of former NY Knick Stephon Marbury, was arrested in Coney Island along with Lincoln teammate Shaquile Davis, 15, after cops spotted two guns inside an open backpack that the pair had in a courtyard behind the O’Dwyer Gardens Houses on West 33rd Street near Surf Avenue about 9 p.m. Friday, police said.
Cops searched the bag and found a third gun inside. All three weapons were loaded, cops said. It’s not clear who owned the backpack, a police source said.
Ethan Telfair, who lives nearby at the nearby Surfside Gardens Houses, was taken back to the 60th Precinct, where he allegedly offfered a cop a cash bribe to let him go, a police source said.
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