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Bridgeport Man Charged With Illegally Carrying Loaded Gun

Reginald Moss
Reginald Moss Photo Credit: Bridgeport Police Department

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- Bridgeport Police say they arrested a man Sunday, on charges of possession of an illegal firearm.

According to police, at 2:05 p.m. officers responded to a call about a male wearing a black and red hoodie, armed with a black firearm on Summerfield Avenue near the corner of Barnum Avenue.

Police say they identified the man as Reginald Moss, 25.

According to police, when officers approached Moss he shoved a police officer, then attempted to run away going south on Summerfield Avenue.

Officers reportedly caught up with Moss, apprehended him, and recovered a firearm from his waistband, police say.

According to police the firearm had an altered serial number and contained 10 rounds of ammunition.

Moss was charged with carrying a pistol without a permit, altering/removing ID from a firearm, possession of a dangerous weapon, and interfering with police officers.

His bond was set at $50,000.

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