Hartford PD seize illegal fireworks, firearms from suspect on parole

Crime

Photo: Hartford Police Department

HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Hartford police arrested an unidentified person on parole Thursday evening for possession of drugs, illegal firearms, and over 100 illegal fireworks.

Police said Vice & Narcotics Division detectives executed a search warrant after the suspect was taken into custody without incident.

As a result of the investigation, police seized:

  • two unlawfully possessed firearms
  • ammunition
  • 15 grams fentanyl
  • suboxone films
  • over 100 firework devices
  • $1,100 cash

Police said the suspect was already on special parole for a 2015 firearm related arrest.

This investigation is still active and ongoing.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Hartford

Partisan bickering over legislative special session in Hartford weeks before November election

News /

Member of Hall High School football team in West Hartford tests positive for COVID-19

News /

State’s motion to dismiss lawsuit against schools facemask mandate goes before judge

News /

Farber family marks Jennifer Dulos' birthday, encourage participation in "Purple for a Purpose" domestic violence walk

News /

Juvenile suspect arrested in the shooting of a man over drug deal in Avon

News /

Hartford Athletic notch huge win in Pittsburgh as fans attend unique watch party in CT

News /
More Hartford

Trending Stories

Don't Miss

More Don't Miss