Milford police make gun charge arrest on Old Gate Lane

Milford police arrested a Bridgeport man on weapons charges on Saturday night, Jan. 24 after they received a complaint of a person possibly in possession of a firearm at 345 Old Gate Lane.

Police say they arrested Javier Diaz-Santana, 39, of Bridgeport after they found him in possession of a 9 mm handgun and a high capacity magazine. Police say Diaz-Santana did not have a permit to possess the firearm.

He is charged with possessing a weapon in a motor vehicle, possession of a high capacity magazine and carrying a firearm without a permit.

Bond was set at $5,000 for court on Feb. 17.