According to Hartford police, on Friday around 11:00 p.m., 28-year-old Jaquan Leatherwood was driving in the area of Westland Street and Martin Street when he failed to stop at a stop sign.
Officials conducted a motor vehicle stop and Leatherwood allegedly attempted to flee from officers on foot.
He was quickly apprehended and police learned that Leatherwood is a convicted felon.
Inside of the vehicle, units discovered a fully loaded revolver.
Leatherwood is facing charges of weapons in a motor vehicle and criminal possession of a firearm, among other charges.