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Police: Man fired gun to 'terrify'

Posted November 28, 2009 1:26 p.m. EST

— Raleigh police arrested a man early Saturday after witnesses said he fired a gun in a crowd of people on Tucker Street.

The arrest warrant for JaDaniel Christorf McLaughlin, 23, of 4700-I Capital Club Court, says that he stepped from his car and fired a 9 millimeter handgun "in the middle of a large group of people for the purpose of terrifying others."

McLaughlin faces charges of going armed to the terror of the public and discharging a firearm within city limits.