Drug, weapon trade suspect nabbed in Hartford - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Drug, weapon trade suspect nabbed in Hartford

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(Hartford police photo) (Hartford police photo)

Detectives in Hartford said they arrested a man who came to the city looking to trade an illegal firearm for drugs.

David Frost, 27, of Pomfret, was seen by investigators inside a vehicle at the Citgo on Market Street on Friday.

Detectives said they conducted a search of the vehicle and discovered an American Arms .22 caliber pistol that was hidden inside a pillow case.

Frost later admitted to possessing the fire arm.

Police called him a convicted felon and charged him with possession of a firearm and weapons in a motor vehicle.

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