NORTH HAVEN – A Wallingford man is charged with firing a BB gun at a home in North Haven.
Police say that about 12:15 a.m. Saturday, a resident of Coventry Circle reported that someone in a white pickup truck fired several rounds from a BB gun at their house, breaking a window.
Police developed a suspect, Benjamin Plourde of Wallingford, and later arrested him while he was trying to return to his home. Plourde was arrested and charged with Illegal Possession of a Weapon in a Motor Vehicle, Risk of Injury to a Minor, Reckless Endangerment 2nd, and Illegal Possession (< 1/2 oz marijuana.)
Police say the shooting was not random and there is no threat to the community.