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CHARGED: Man accused of assaulting an officer

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Aquan Richardson was charged with assault on an officer and resisting arrest. Aquan Richardson was charged with assault on an officer and resisting arrest.
WILMINGTON, NC (WECT) -

A man was charged for assaulting an officer Wednesday afternoon when a gang unit was called to investigate reports of guns inside a home.

According to police, the gang unit learned on their way to the house on Bunting Drive that a group of men left the property with the weapons.

Officers were told which way the men went and authorities were able to detain one of them, Aquan Richardson.

Police said Richardson started kicking at the officer in an attempt to get away. He was charged with assault on an officer and resisting arrest.

The other men got away.

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