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Man accused of holding victim at gunpoint while driving in East Hartford

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A Glastonbury man was arrested on kidnapping charges after allegedly threatening a victim at gunpoint while driving on Interstate 84 in East Hartford Monday. 

Connecticut State Police say that troopers received a 911 call from a domestic disturbance victim who reported being threatened at gunpoint while inside a moving vehicle. 

Troopers were able to find the vehicle from a description given by the victim and the driver was quickly detained following a felony stop. 

The driver, identified as 26-year-old Gonzalo Cisneros-yanes, was charged with breach of peace, assault, threatening, kidnapping, and unlawful restraint. He was held on a $500,000 bond.

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