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Man waving toy gun around causes alarm

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Walter Johnson (Source: LMDC) Walter Johnson (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man was arrested for waving around a toy gun outside of a Louisville business.

According to an arrest report, Walter Johnson, 48, was standing outside of a business in the 2600 block of West Broadway. He was waving a gun around and causing alarm to people nearby who didn't know it was a toy gun.

Police responded and found Johnson on the side of the building with his hands in his pockets. Officers asked several times for Johnson to take his hands out, but he would not comply. When he finally did, Johnson displayed an orange toy gun.

The owner of the business said he asked Johnson to leave several times and has been banned on numerous occasions.

Johnson is being charged with disorderly conduct and criminal trespassing.  

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