NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH)– A call about an argument between two women at a store, wound up with an arrest of a man who police say had an illegal gun and two sandwich bags full of pot. Police got a all just after 3:30 Sunday morning about an argument between two women at Pop’s Grocery store on Grand Avenue.
Police ended the argument and asked people who gathered to leave. A man standing outside asked one of the officers if the store sold a certain item. The officers told the man he should have asked when he was in the store.
As officers talked to Mohid Uddin, 20, they noticed the outline of a concealed pistol, and the strong smell of marijuana.
Police asked the man if he had a gun. He said yes. They asked him with a permit. He said no.
Police say Uddin had a loaded .32 caliber pistol and two sandwich bags full of pot. He was charged with carrying a pistol without a permit and several drug crimes.