Police arrest suspect involved with Disabled American Vets Club shooting



Bristol police arrested and charged the suspect connected with a shooting last November at the Disabled American Veterans Club.

According to a press release from the Bristol Police Department, 28-year-old Christopher Solis of Bristol was charged with first degree reckless endangerment, unlawful discharge of a firearm, carrying a pistol without a permit, criminal possession of a firearm, second degree breach of peace and possession of narcotics. No one was hurt during the shooting at the Disabled American Veterans Club, which took place on Nov. 7 last year.

On Saturday an officer observed Solis seated in the passenger seat of a car traveling on Davis Drive, arrested Solis and took him into custody, the release said. The officer found three pills on Solis that qualified as a schedule 2 Naroctic, the release said.

Solis was able to post a $75,000 bond for the warrant arrest and a $5,000 bond for the narcotic charges. He has a pending court date of Sept. 19 at Bristol Superior Court.