Police arrest suspect after gun incident at fair

Published 4:40 pm Thursday, June 23, 2022

Danville Police responded to a call regarding a dispute between two males involving a gun at 10 p.m. Saturday at the Boyle County Fair.

According to police, Andrew King, 31, of Danville and another individual were involved in a verbal altercation, and police say King pulled a handgun from his pocket and pointed it at the other person.

Police say King handed the gun off to a friend when police responded. He was arrested without incident.

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He was booked into the Boyle County Detention Center on charges of first degree wanton endangerment, second degree disorderly conduct, menacing and tampering with physical evidence.