NORWICH, Conn. (WTNH) — Police arrested an 18-year-old man after he threatened a victim with a firearm Tuesday afternoon.
According to police, officers responded to an address in regard to an alleged domestic violence case involving a gun.
The caller told police that the accused man had fled down Prospect Street.
Police found 18-year-old suspect, Malcom Johnson of Norwich, and said a struggle broke out over the bag he was holding. He was then taken into custody.
He’s facing 12 charges, including carrying a pistol without a permit, second-degree threatening, disorderly conduct and possession of a narcotic substance with intent to distribute.
During their investigation, police said they found two loaded firearms in the bag Johnson was holding. One of those guns was a fully loaded automatic pistol.