Connecticut State Police Patch STATE OF CONNECTICUT
Department of Public Safety
1111 Country Club Road
Middletown, Connecticut 06457

EASE    Feb. 29th, 2008                   

              Search Warrant in New Haven Leads to Arrest,

                 Seizure of Drugs and Weapon

On 02/29/08 at approx. 1240 hours the Urban Violence Task Force, an enforcement initiative of State Troopers and New Haven Police Officers, along with Law Enforcement Postal Inspectors executed a search warrant at  249 Chatham Street New Haven. Upon entry a hidden room was discovered where an in-door Marijuana grow operation was located. 3  Marijuana plants and 1 pound of packaged marijuana were recovered. Each plant will yield approx. one pound of marijuana each for an approximate street value of $20,000. Wright was arrested on the above listed charges including Risk of Injury to a Minor for exposing  his 7 month old infant to the marijuana operation, DCF notified. A .45 caliber Dessert Eagle handgun and ammunition was also recovered. Suspect were detained on $100,000 bond, presentment at GA 23 on 03/3/08.


Qulen Wright age 27  d.o.b. 12/04/80

249 Chatham Street Apt. #1 New Haven      


Poss. Of  Controlled Substance 21a-279(C) 

Poss. Of Controlled substance with intent to sell 21a-277(b)

Poss. Of Controlled substance with intent to sell W/I 1500 feet of school 21a-278(a),

Illegal Cultivation of Marijuana 21a-277b

Operating Drug Factory 21a-277 (c)

Risk Of Injury to Minor 53-21

New Haven Task Force seizure of drugs and weapon