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Man pulls gun from trash can near Big Four Bridge

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James Brown (Source: LMDC) James Brown (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) – A man was arrested after officers see him retrieve gun.

According to an arrest report, a witness informed an officer at the Big Four Bridge that a man wearing a red hat and red shirt pulled a firearm out of a garbage can near Tumbleweed. Officers approached James Brown, 19, who matched the description and was standing by himself in a grassy area near the restaurant.

Police say Brown immediately began walking away and tossed a loaded pistol. Brown told officers said it was his ‘peoples' gun, but his.

Brown is being charged with tampering with physical evidence.

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