HARTFORD — An-out-of-state visitor to the city got himself a Christmas gift: a 9 mm gun.
But it didn’t belong to him.
On Friday, Dec. 25, at about 11:05 p.m., Hartford Police Officer Kevin Brodie responded to a report of a firearm stolen from a vehicle. The firearm was described as a 9mm Ruger P95PR.. police said.
Police then arrested Lee Wilson, 38, of 2619 Pocaty Road, Chesapeake, Virginia on Chrismas Day and charged hime with theft of a firearm, criminal possession of a firearm, and having a pistol without a permit.
The stolen firearm was also recovered from Wilson(pictured below). He was visiting in Connecticut and was apparently staying at at 22 Catherine St.