Hartford police seize $5,000 worth of illegal fireworks - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Hartford police seize $5,000 worth of illegal fireworks

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Hartford police seize $5,000 worth of illegal fireworks (Hartford police) Hartford police seize $5,000 worth of illegal fireworks (Hartford police)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

Hartford police are searching for a person responsible after finding $5,000 worth of illegal fireworks being sold out of a van.

Police said they responded to 592 Garden St., on Friday evening for the report of an individual selling fireworks out of a blue van.

Police were unable to locate a suspect but saw the illegal fireworks inside of the car.

They seized 179 miscellaneous fireworks.

The bomb squad also assisted to properly store the fireworks.

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