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Arrest made, firearm seized by Hartford police

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Officers seized a .380 Ruger firearm with three live rounds on New Year's Eve. (Hartford Police Department) Officers seized a .380 Ruger firearm with three live rounds on New Year's Eve. (Hartford Police Department)
HARTFORD, CT (WFSB) -

A 31-year-old man was arrested on New Year's Eve in Hartford after police said he was found in illegal possession of a firearm. 

Police charged Hartford resident Allan Evans with possession a pistol without a permit, weapons in a motor vehicle, possession of a hallucinogenic and possession of narcotics.

The arrest of Evans comes after officers spotted him parked in a silver-colored Nissan Maxima in the 600 block of Blue Hills Avenue around 11:30 p.m.  Police arrested Evans and his passenger without incident. 

Officers seized a .380 Ruger firearm with three live rounds. Evans gave police a written confession that he was in possession of a firearm.  

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