Father calls police on son carrying illegal gun in Hartford


HARTFORD, Conn. (WTNH) — Police in Hartford have a concerned father to thank for stopping some potential trouble.

The shooting task force was called to a house on 139 Adams Street on Sunday morning. He said his son was running out the back door with a gun.

Police caught the teenager as he was leaving the house. They found a nine millimeter semi-automatic pistol in the house.

The 17-year-old boy is being charged with interfering with a police investigation and possession of a high capacity magazine in juvenile court.




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