Quinnen Williams’ attorney believes gun charge will be ‘resolved shortly’

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The attorney of New York Jets defensive lineman Quinnen Williams remains optimistic after his client’s arrest last Thursday.

Last week, New York Jets defensive lineman Quinnen Williams ran into a major issue with the law. The 22-year-old, who just wrapped up his inaugural season in the pros, was arrested at LaGuardia Airport in Queens on Thursday. Williams possessed a Glock 19 pistol, a weapon registered in Alabama but not New York.

Authorities charged Williams with criminal possession of a weapon, as he now awaits a March 25 court date. One of the only things Williams can do until then is remain optimistic, which is the exact attitude his attorney Alex Spiro is portraying.

“Mr. Williams respects and follows the law,” Spiro said, per Tyler Calvaruso of Jets Wire. “There was allegedly a technical issue with the manner in which the lawfully owned firearm was stored — and we expect the

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