Man faces 5 years in prison on gun charge

NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A New Haven man has pleaded guilty to a federal gun charge.

30-year-old Christopher “Woozer” Duncan pleaded guilty to one count of carrying of a firearm in furtherance of a drug trafficking crime.

Court documents reveal that officers made a controlled purchase of PCP from Duncan back in November of 2014 which led to his arrest. Officers also located a 9mm handgun on the floor of the driver’s seat of Duncan’s vehicle.

Duncan was originally arrested on state drug and firearm offenses. On January 29, 2015, he was charged federally and has been ordered detained since that time.

Duncan will be formally sentenced on April 14. He faces a mandatory term of five years in prison.