Police: Felon arrested after waving gun around outside club
SEATTLE -- A 19-year-old convicted felon was arrested early Saturday after brandishing a handgun during a fight outside a Belltown club, according to the Seattle Police Department.
Officers were called to break up a fight on the sidewalk in front of Tia Lou's in the 2200 block of First Avenue shortly after 2 a.m.
After separating the fighters, officers were informed the suspect had a gun and had pointed it at two people during the fight, and the suspect took off running, according to police.
Officers caught up with the suspect and reportedly found a handgun in his waistband.
The suspect was arrested and booked into King County Jail for investigation of harassment and being a felon illegally in possession of a firearm. He was under active supervision by the Department of Corrections at the time of the incident.