Man with gun tackled at News Year’s celebration in Aberdeen

ABERDEEN, Wash. – A group of people celebrating the New Year in Aberdeen had to wrestle a handgun from one party goer, after he began threatening to shoot them.
Corporal Darrin King with the Aberdeen Police Department tells KBKW they were called to the home, in the 1000 block of Arthur Street just before 6 Wednesday morning, after a 22 year old man reportedly began pointing the gun at several people and threatening to shoot them. King said the man was arrested on an outstanding warrant, Felony Assault, and Illegal Possession of a Firearm. King added that the investigation continues.