Father, daughter arrested on drug, weapons charges in Hamden - WFSB 3 Connecticut

Father, daughter arrested on drug, weapons charges in Hamden

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HAMDEN, CT (WFSB) -

A father and daughter in Hamden were arrested after police said they executed a search and seizure warrant last week.

Jorje Santiago, 47, and Venessa Santiago, 18, both face charges.

Police said they executed the warrant on the second floor of a home on Circular Avenue.

They said they found a .32 caliber revolver, a .25 caliber semi-automatic handgun, a .22 caliber revolver, ammunition, about 600 grams of marijuana and $6,000.

Jorje Santiago was charged with possession of marijuana, sale of a controlled substance, operating a drug factory, criminal possession of a firearm and altering the identification of a firearm.

He was held on a $100,000 bond.

Venessa Santiago was charged with possession of marijuana, sale of a controlled substance, possession of drug paraphernalia and altering the identification of a firearm.

Her bond was set at $25,000.

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