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St. Pete PD: Person in custody after throwing object at police chief

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Posted at 11:00 PM, Jun 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-04 06:32:35-04

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. -- An armed person is accused of throwing a projectile at police on Wednesday night.

According to the St. Petersburg Police Department, when officers were trying to a get a group to get to move to the sidewalk on 1st Avenue North, someone threw a projectile at police chief Anthony Holloway and a police major.

The suspect had a loaded gun in his waistband, according to police. That person was taken into police custody.

Officials did not release the suspect's identity.

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