Teen facing gun charge in Stamford

Investigators say they got a tip that the teen had a weapon.

Investigators say they got a tip that the teen had a weapon. (4/22/15)

STAMFORD - A Stamford teen is facing charges after police say he was caught carrying a loaded gun.

Investigators say they got a tip that the 17-year-old had a weapon last night.

They say officers chased the teen to the Frendship Complex on Perry Street and arrested him when he tried to enter the building security code.

Police say the teen could be connected to recent shootings on Myano Lane or Spruce streets.

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