HARTFORD — Hartford Police arrested three men on Wednesday for drug and weapons charges, police said.
Police arrested James Castaneda, 26, of Hartford was arrested on charges of possessing narcotics and other controlled substances, Henry Dejesus-Morales, 27, of Hartford for possessing a firearm and narcotics, and Eddie Crespo, 24, of West Hartford for possession of narcotics.
Police said they obtain a tip that the suspects at 100 Francis Ave. in Hartford were conducting illegal drug sales and possess firearms.
Among the items recovered are a 9mm handgun, 13 grams of crack cocaine, ammunition and $4,000 in cash and more than 1100 bags of heroin.
Items that the police found at the location included one loaded handgun and a large amount of narcotics, packaging material, U.S. Currency and a large amount of live ammunition.
Bond and court dates were unavailable at press time.