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Man charged after domestic violence incident involving gun

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WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

Officers responded to a call in reference to a domestic violence situation involving a gun shortly before 10 p.m. Sunday.

According to the Wilmington Police Department, officers arrived to the 5700 block of Park Avenue and found two males and two females in the road.

Officers ordered the suspects to the ground and kept them detained until they were able to locate the firearm under a vehicle in the front yard.

Police determined that the owner of the gun was Jose Hernandez. He was arrested and charged with assault on a female.

The female victim suffered minor injuries. No other injuries were reported.

Officers secured the gun at the WPD for safekeeping.

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