Wanted Bridgeport man arrested with marijuana

Police arrested Ricky Delacruz, 19, of 440 Trumbull Avenue, Bridgeport, May 26 after a marijuana search revealed he had an active warrant for his arrest.

Responding to a civilian complaint, police found Delacruz smoking marijuana in his car while parked at Wilton Auto & Tire Center at 210 Danbury Road around 8 p.m.

Delacruz admitted to having a small amount of marijuana in the car, which police were able to find.

During the stop, police learned that Delacruz was wanted in Bridgeport for failure to appear in court for interfering with an officer and resisting arrest.

Delacruz was arrested for failure to appear and possession of less than a half ounce of marijuana. He was released after posting $495 bond, and is scheduled to appear in court on June 7.