Police arrest man on weapon charge

Milford police arrested John Conte, 54, of Hamden on a weapons charge March 17 after they received a complaint involving Conte allegedly carrying a firearm illegally on Feb. 7, at 331 New Haven Avenue.
Investigation led to an arrest warrant being issued for Conte who is accused of carrying the handgun while his pistol permit is in revoked status.
Conte is charged with weapoi in a motor vehicle, carry a pistol without a permit and second-degree breach of peace.
He was released on a promise to appear in court on April 14.