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Security stops man with loaded gun at Louisville bar

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LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man from Finchville, Kentucky was arrested for trying to take a loaded gun into a Louisville bar Friday night.

According to an arrest slip, William Newton, 25, was stopped by security while entering the Tin Roof on Shelbyville Road. Newton apparently lifted his shirt and displayed a hand gun tucked into the waistband of his pants. He then grabbed the gun, but the security officer was able to get it away from him. The hand gun had a full round inside.

Police were notified and Newton was arrested. Newton is being charged with wanton endangerment, possession of a loaded gun where alcohol is served and alcohol intoxication.

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