HARTFORD — Hartford police on Monday arrested a local man for allegedly possessing a gun illegally and resisting arrest.
Amauris Flores, 21, of Hartford, was charged with criminal possession of a firearm, violating his probation from a protective order and interfering with police.
Flores, a convicted felon was taken into custody after police interrogated him at his Main Street apartment on Monday. Police found him in possession of a loaded .22 caliber revolver, which is a violation of his probation, police said.
Officers said Flores “forcefully pulled away” from officers when they tried to apprehend him. He was handcuffed after police chased him, police said.
Flores is being held on a $350,000 bond.