Brendan O’Connor

Brendan O’Connor

ORANGE, CT (WFSB) – A man was taken into custody Thursday morning after he was found sleeping inside a school bus in Orange, Connecticut.

Shortly after 5 a.m., employees started showing up to work when they found a suspicious car parked in the bus yard.

When officers searched the area, they found 55-year-old Brendan O’Connor, of Milford, asleep inside one of the buses.

Police searched his car and also found approximately 11.5 pounds of marijuana, packaging materials, scales, and cash.

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He was arrested and charged with operating a drug factory, sale of more than 1KG of cannabis, and third-degree criminal trespass.

He was expected to face a judge on Thursday.

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