Police Arrest Man Armed With Gun In Headquarters Parking Lot

New London police are charging a man after they say he was found uriniating on a squad car by an officer arriving at work.

Police say when the responded to the parking lot of police headquarters Tuesday night just after ten p.m., police say 29-year-old Mark Bass of New London was then found laying on the ground, partially underneath the cruiser.

Officers determined he was intoxicated.

During a subsequent pat-down for weapons, police found a fully loaded .40-caliber Glock semi-automatic handgun.

Bass did have a permit on him to carry the gun.

However, police are charging him with carrying a loaded firearm while under the influence of alcohol and breach of peace.

He’s free on $2,500 bond.


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