PLYMOUTH, CT (WFSB) - An 80-year-old man is accused of not only driving under the influence of alcohol but illegally possessing his firearm while doing so.

Daniel Morrone was charged with failing to maintain a lane and illegal possession of a weapon while under the influence.

During the overnight hours, police said they saw Morrone erratically driving east on Main Street in Plymouth.

A traffic stop was conducted.

Police said they determined that Marrone was under the influence of alcohol and/or drugs.

They also said they discovered that he had his registered firearm while he was under the influence.

Morrone was given a court date of April 22 and released after posting a $2,500 cash bond.

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jasper

He should have stayed home with some weed. [sleep]

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