Nature of Incident:
Fight with Firearm
Date of Incident:
July 19, 2013
Location of Incident:
106 N. Third St.
New Freedom Borough
Person Involved: Chad Michael Peters, age 32
Winters Ave.
Stewartstown, PA.
Incident Summary:
On 7/19/2013 at 7:06 pm Officers from the Southern Regional Police Dept. were dispatched to the area of 106 N. Third St. in New Freedom Borough for a report of an argument involving a man with a gun. Officers arrived and found multiple people in the area and two reported to have a gun that was displayed.

Both subjects were detained. Upon interviewing all six people involved the altercation occurred in the middle of N. Third St. near a notary business and was over the sale of a vehicle and return of a deposit. The argument became physical and it was reported that a male subject pulled a handgun and pointed the gun at two other subjects involved in the altercation.

Officers located a loaded .40 caliber Glock handgun with (12) hollow point rounds and arrested Chad Michael Peters, age 32, of Winters Ave. in Stewartstown. The second subject was released and no charges are pending against him.

No injuries were reported. Peters was transported to York County Central Booking and arraigned on charges of Simple Assault and harassment. Peters bail was set at $10,000.




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