Hartford Police arrested a man after a car and foot chase that ended on Columbus Blvd in Hartford on Saturday evening. 

Jose Rivera-Cruz is being held on $1.2 million bond for multiple charges including reckless driving, criminal possession of a pistol/ revolver, carrying a pistol without a permit, and engaging police in a pursuit. 

Police arrested Rivera-Cruz after the chase and a search revealed that Rivera-Cruz was in possession of a handgun. 

Police said he was last seen on Bond Street in Hartford with a gun.

Rivera-Cruz is known to police as they said he was arrested on Halloween night on Bond Street and found to be in possession of numerous guns and drugs, including a Colt M-15 rifle, a stolen 9mm Glock handgun, 366 bags of heroin/fentanyl, 6 grams of crack cocaine, 4 suboxone films, and 37 rounds of live ammunition.

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