A Glastonbury man has been charged with driving under the influence and drug and weapons possession charges after his wife called police to report that he threatened her, then left the house.
Police began investigating when they received the call on Thursday and learned that Timothy Gilchrist, 47, of Glastonbury, had been drinking and was in possession of several firearms, police said.
When Glastonbury police stopped Gilchrist’s car, they determined that he was intoxicated and had several firearms, several hundred rounds of ammunition, Oxycodone and marijuana, according to police
Gilchrist was charged with disorderly conduct, two counts of weapons in a motor vehicle, possession of narcotics, narcotics not in the original container, possession of less than 5 ounces of marijuana, driving under the influence and failure to drive upon the right.
Court records state Gilchrist was released from custody and is due in court on Sept. 17. http://www.jud2.ct.gov/crdockets/CaseDetail.aspx?source=Pending&Key=9afc6dae-ad74-4918-abea-ff9aa7cea1d0