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Hatfield man arrested for pointing rifle at police officer

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HATFIELD, MA (WSHM) -

A man was arrested Sunday evening, after pointing a rifle at a town police officer.

Massachusetts State Police said they were called in for backup around 5:20 p.m.

Following their arrival, 31-year-old Todd Dostal was arrested.

Police were originally called to Dostal's home for a complaint of gunfire.

Five firearms were taken from his home.

Dostal faces several charges, including assault with a dangerous weapon and possession of a firearm while intoxicated.

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