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Man Arrested in Chinatown-International District, Two Firearms, Drum Magazine Recovered

Seattle Police arrested a man and recovered two firearms in the Chinatown-International District on Saturday.

On June 22nd at 11:47 p.m., patrol officers responded to a report of a man with a gun in the 400 block of 8th Avenue South.

Officers investigated and determined that the male brandished a firearm at people and threatened to shoot them.

The suspect was located by officers inside of his residence and taken into police custody.

Police served a search warrant and recovered two handguns, a loaded semiautomatic pistol and a modified Polymer-80 pistol with a 50-round drum magazine.

The 25-year-old man was booked into King County Jail for Harassment and two counts of Unlawful Possession of a Firearm.

Detectives in the Gun Violence Reduction Unit took lead on this investigation.