Man faces weapons charges after argument

Published 07/12 2013 06:05PM

Updated 07/12 2013 06:07PM

RANTOUL -- Police arrested a man for allegedly brandishing a gun during an argument. Officers responded to the 700-block of East Sangamon about 1:45 pm.

58-year old Charles Burns fled the scene when he learned police were called. Authorities found the weapon while following the path he took when he fled.

Police spoke to Burns by telephone and he agreed to return to the area where he was arrested. Burns faces charges of possession of a weapon by a felon.

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