Bridgeport man facing gun charges in Stratford

Stratford police say a Bridgeport man has been arrested for carrying a gun without a permit. Police arrested Jaqhan Potts, 21, on June 27.

Police say Jaqhan Potts was carrying a gun without a permit.

Police say Jaqhan Potts was carrying a gun without a permit. (7/14/16)

STRATFORD - Stratford police say a Bridgeport man has been arrested for carrying a gun without a permit.

Police arrested Jaqhan Potts, 21, on June 27.

They say officers spotted Potts walking on Larkin Court and stopped to speak with him about a drive-by shooting that happened in March.

Investigators say they identified Potts as an associate of the victim in that shooting.

Police say one of the officers saw a handgun partially sticking out of Potts' pocket so officers took the weapon and took Potts into custody.

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