Hamden man faces charges for endangering child

HAMDEN, Conn. (AP) —  Police in Hamden arrested 32-year-old Craig Brown for having possession of a firearm with a minor nearby.

The Hamden Police Department and the Department of Corrections Parole Division worked together on the case. They went to Brown’s home at 1560 Dixwell Avenue in Hamden and found a .25 caliber handgun. A 5-year-old child was in the area of the unsecured firearm.

Brown was arrested and charged with criminal possession of a firearm and risk of injury to a minor. Brown is being held on a $100,000 bond. He is scheduled to appear in court on May 8th.


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