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Man accused of pointing a gun in Shaw University dorm

Posted January 19, 2011 5:20 p.m. EST

— A Lincoln County man is charged with pointing a gun at three people in a Shaw University dorm.

Dennis Edward Izard Jr., 18, of 500 Car Farm Road in Lincolnton, is charged with one count of bringing a gun onto educational property and three counts of assault by pointing a gun, according to arrest warrants.

The charges stem from an incident on Tuesday at the Fleming Kee Living and Learning Center on campus.

Izard was being held under an $8,000 bond at the Wake County jail on Wednesday.