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Posted on: August 24, 2023

Columbus Police arrest man following firearm-related incident at The Flats at 5th

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The Columbus Police Department recently arrested a man following an incident at The Flats at 5th apartment complex 2576 E. 5th St.

About 11:06 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2023, Columbus Police officers responded to The Flats at 5th regarding a report of threats involving firearms. CPD Capt. Doug Molczyk said officers were able to make contact with two male subjects involved. The guns had been secured prior to officer contact and the arrest of one male subject was made without incident, he noted.

Molczyk said Aldo Garcia was arrested on a Madison County Warrant, Disorderly Conduct, and Reckless Driving, adding that alcohol was a contributing factor.

More information is not available. 

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