Stratford Police arrested man for brandishing a weapon in public and threatening on Saturday.
Police arrested 46-year-old Brian Torres for weapons in a motor vehicle, breach of peace, intimidation, criminal possession of a firearm, threatening, and reckless endangerment.
Police responded to Barnum Wine and Spirits on Barnum Avenue where they said Torres was carrying a rifle and threatening another man by saying he was about to “blow his head off.”
Police said Torres made racial remarks to the man, who they said is also a convicted felon.
Torres is held on a $500,000 bond and is expected to appear in court on March 9th.
Copyright 2018 WFSB (Meredith Corporation). All rights reserved.