Braulio Moncion, of Bridgeport, facing gun charges

Police say they caught Braulio Moncion with a sawed-off shotgun. (1/27/14)

BRIDGEPORT - A Bridgeport man is facing several charges after officers say they caught him with a sawed-off shotgun.

Police say they responded to Washington Avenue Thursday morning following a report that someone was being threatened with a gun.

Officers say they stopped Braulio Moncion, 38, but released him after the suspected victim refused to cooperate.

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They say Moncion then returned to the scene and that's when officers found the gun.

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