Hartford police seize a ‘mother lode’ of fireworks
HARTFORD – Hartford police say they have made an arrest after seizing about $5,000 worth of illegal fireworks on Friday night.
Deputy Chief Brian Foley said officers found about 179 items in boxes in a fan at around 8 p.m. after getting a report that a man was openly selling fireworks on Garden Street.
The bomb squad disposed of the fireworks.
A suspect was arrested on Saturday.