Date: April 4, 2019
Contact: Captain Ronald Smith
Phone: (203) 230-4029
On April 3, 2019 Hamden Police responded to an incident that occurred at 81 Briarcliff Road.
Investigation revealed that residents Shannon Mosca and her boyfriend Tyrell Simms were involved in a verbal dispute. Mosca subsequently discharged a single round from a firearm into the front lawn. Her 3 year-old daughter watched the incident unfold from a nearby window.
Moments later, Hamden Police arrested Mosca at her place of employment, a nearby Hamden restaurant.
Hamden Police arrested Shannon Mosca, 28, of 81 Briarcliff Road, Hamden. She was charged with Criminal Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Discharge of a Firearm, Reckless Endangerment, Carrying a Pistol without a Permit and Risk of Injury to a Minor. Mosca, who was detained on a $5,000.00 bond, was scheduled to appear in Meriden Superior Court today.
Officer Michael Pantera conducted the investigation.