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Wallingford man arrested for shooting out window of North Haven home with BB gun

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 Coventr...
Benjamin Plourde – No Haven – bb gun

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.