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Police: Drunk man swinging gun arrested in Takoma Park
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TAKOMA PARK, Md. (WUSA9) -- Police arrested a man who was reportedly walking around drunk with a handgun in Takoma Park Thursday night.

Gideo Y. Allotey, 46, of Takoma Park was arrested for first degree assault, second degree assault, reckless endangerment, illegally carrying a firearm and carrying a firearm while intoxicated, Takoma Park police said.

The incident happened around 7:30 p.m.m in the 7400 block of New Hampshire Avenue, authorities stated. Police said the man was walking around arguing with people and waving the gun around.

Allotey's home was searched and a loaded 40 caliber black Glock 22 was found. He was arrested and taken to the Montgomery County Central Processing Unit.

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