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New Haven Teen Arrested on Gun Charges



    New Haven Teen Arrested on Gun Charges
    West Haven Police Department
    Jahmal Gibbs, 18, was arrested on gun charges in West Haven Saturday night.

    A young man is under arrest after West Haven Police found him carrying a loaded gun without a permit.

    Police say they learned a group with possible gang affiliations had plans to fight another group at the city’s fireworks display Saturday night. Around 8:00 p.m. police stopped a large group of males near Kimberly Ave. and Elm St.

    According to police, they found 18-year-old Jahmal Gibbs, of Munson St. in New Haven, with a loaded .25 caliber handgun.

    Gibbs was arrested and charged with possession of a pistol without a permit, carrying a dangerous weapon, altering ID number on a firearm, and additional narcotics charges.

    He was held on bond.