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Police: Man With Gun Threatens Officers

Posted on: 8:09 am, March 28, 2013, by


PLYMOUTH — A man was arrested after police in Luzerne County said for carrying a gun without a license.

Plymouth police were called to the area of the Carey Avenue Bridge around 5 p.m. Wednesday after three people were spotted shooting a gun by the river.

Authorities said they found a man and two women in the area and approached.

According to officers, Jimmy Bell, 20, of Plymouth began acting suspiciously as police moved closer.  Officers said they saw a handgun in his pocket.

Authorities said Bell did not have a license to carry the gun. Police said Bell made threatening comments in the back of the police car about attacking the officers and his gang affiliations.

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