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Man arrested after panicking neighbors

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Phillip G. Harrison (Source: LMDC) Phillip G. Harrison (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man reported to have a gun during a fight is behind bars after he pulled a fire alarm and emptied an apartment building.

Louisville Metro Police were called to the 1500 block of River Road around 2:20 a.m. January 9 on a report of a man with a gun fighting with a woman. Before police arrived, they said Phillip G. Harrison, 51, set off the fire alarm which caused the residents of the building to panic.

The arrest reports states Harrison was running around the 3rd floor of the building with his handgun, was "highly intoxicated" and screaming obscenities while standing on his balcony.

Harrison said the verbal fight started when a woman he didn't know knocked on his door.

Harrison was booked into Louisville Metro Corrections on charges of wanton endangerment, menacing, disorderly conduct and public intoxication.

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