Braulio Moncion, of Bridgeport, arrested for alleged possession of sawed-off shotgun
BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man is facing charges after officers say they arrested him with a sawed-off shotgun.
Police say they responded to Washington Avenue Thursday morning following a report that someone was being threatened by a gun.
Authorities say they took 38-year-old Braulio Moncion in for questioning, but released him after the suspected victim refused to cooperate.
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Police say they watched Moncion return to the scene after being released, believing he was retrieving a firearm. When they stopped him, officers say the shotgun was found in his possession.
Reports say he was arrested on suspicious of criminal possession of a firearm and other charges.