Police arrest suspect connected to Pine Street shooting

Bristol police found the suspect connected to the Pine Street shooting that took place last Saturday.

According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, officers arrested Bristol resident Hector Santana and charged him with first degree criminal attempt at assault, first degree reckless endangerment, criminal possession of a firearm, carrying a pistol without a permit, weapons in a vehicle, unlawful discharge of a firearm, second degree criminal mischief and second degree breach of peace.

Police said in the release that Santana is found connected to an incident that took place Saturday at Mr. Suddzzy’s Car Wash, 155 Pine Street, where he is accused of discharging a firearm at an individual there. No injuries were reported during the incident, the release said.

At the time of his arrest, Santana was held on several unrelated charges, the release said.