Armed Ferry Passenger From New York Arrested In New London, Police Said

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NEW LONDON — A N.Y. man with a loaded gun was arrested after he threatened someone in Long Island and said he was going to kill his brother-in-law in Massachusetts, local police said.

Authorities asked New London police to intercept Shawn Douglas, 42, as he got off the ferry, which they did, said Steven Crowley, a New London police captain.

Douglas had a fully loaded, .40-caliber pistol, he said.

He was charged with carrying a pistol without a permit, breach of peace and possession of marijuana.

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