.40 caliber handgun Vernon Police seized from Frederick Lee's home on Hockanum Blvd. Oct 2012.
Updated: Friday, 19 Oct 2012, 11:25 PM EDT
Published : Friday, 19 Oct 2012, 11:25 PM EDT
VERNON, Conn. (WTNH) -- A 29-year-old Vernon man was arrested on drug charges after Police searched his home on Hockanum Blvd.
East Central Narcotics Task Force and Vernon Police carried out a search warrant Friday afternoon.
Police found Frederick Lee, of 95 Hockanum Blvd., with a loaded .40 caliber handgun, police reported.
Lee dropped the gun when he was confronted by police and was taken into custody.
Police seized approximately 7.5 lbs of weed, 130 bags of heroin, and 7 firearms, including a .50 caliber Desert Eagle Handgun.
Lee was charged with possession of more than 4 ounces of marijuana, possession of marijuana with intent to sell, possession of drug paraphernalia, operating a drug factory, possession of narcotics, and possession of narcotics with intent to sell.
Bond was set at $500,000.