New London police seize weapon from convicted felon

Ariel Quinones (Photo: New London Police Department)

NEW LONDON, Conn. (WTNH) —  A convicted felon from New London was found with a 357 Smith & Wesson revolver handgun and 11 rounds of ammunition after New London Police executed a search and seizure warrant on Monday morning.

Ariel Quinones, 61, was arrested at his home on Blinman Street in New London.

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(Photo: New London Police Department)

Quinones was charged with possession of a firearm by a convicted felon and possession of ammunition by a convicted felon.

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Anyone with information concerning weapons and any drug or narcotics activity is asked to contact the New London Police Department’s Narcotics hot-line at 860-447-9107. Anonymous information can also be submitted via the New London Tips 411 system by texting NLPDTip plus the information to Tip411 (847411).