NASHUA - A Nashua man has been arrested after police discovered a stun gun while patting him down after a traffic stop.
As it turned out, Hector Colon, 28, of 13 Lock St., Apt. A, is a convicted felon and is not allowed to carry such weapons. He was charged with possession of an electronic weapon felons prohibited, a class B felony punishable by up to seven years in prison and fines.
Colon was released on $1,000 cash bail pending an upcoming arraignment in the 9th Circuit Court, Nashua District Division.
Police said Colon was riding in a car on Lock Street near Tolles Street when it was stopped for a motor vehicle infraction Tuesday just after 5 p.m. Police conducted a warrant check and found Colon also had a warrant out of the Hillsborough South Superior Court for a violation of a court order, the original charge being conspiracy to commit armed robbery.