SPRINGFIELD, Mass. (WWLP) – Two people were arrested after being found sleeping inside an unoccupied apartment on High Street in Springfield.

According to Springfield Police Department’s Spokersperson Ryan Walsh, 40-year-old Wilberto Castro of Springfield and 30-year-old Amber Couture of Agawam were arrested after police were called to 38 High Street for a suspicious person inside an apartment on High Street.

When officers arrived, at around 10:10 a.m. Monday, they saw a broken window and two people sleeping inside. The property manager told police the apartment should have been unoccupied.

Officers seized a loaded firearm on the couch and the two were arrested for breaking and entering.

Wilberto Castro is charged with the following

  • Breaking and Entering into a Building – Daytime for a Felony
  • Possession of a Firearm during the Commission of a Felony
  • Improper Storage of a Firearm
  • Carrying a Firearm without a License
  • Carrying a Loaded Firearm without a License
  • Firearm Violation with 3 Prior Violent/Drug Crimes
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Amber Couture is charged with the following:

  • Breaking and Entering into a Building – Daytime for a Felony