Hartford felon charged after allegedly possessing loaded gun

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A convicted felon from Hartford is facing charges after allegedly possessing a firearm and ammunition.

According to officials, on Tuesday, a grand jury returned an indictment charging 32-year-old Jose Torres with one count of unlawful possession of a firearm and ammunition by a convicted felon.

The indictment charges that, on Sept. 7th, Torres was in possession of a .45 caliber pistol in the city.

in March 2008, he was convicted for possession with intent to distribute narcotics and robbery. In March 2013, he was also convicted for robbery.

Torres has been detained in state custody since being arrested on Sept. 7th.

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