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Police: Man arrested for firing gun into ground during fight

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Larry Fauvergue Larry Fauvergue
PORTLAND, OR (KPTV) -

Portland police arrested a man accused of firing a gun into the ground during a fight.

Officers were called out to the 6800 block of Southeast 85th Avenue at 4:15 p.m. Thursday. As they headed toward the scene, they learned the suspected shooter was on the phone with 911.

Investigators said Larry Fauvergue, 53, was involved in a fight with another man he knows outside of a home. Police said Fauvergue fired a single shot into the ground during the disturbance.

Nobody was hurt.

Officers found Fauvergue's handgun in his car and seized it as evidence.

Fauvergue was arrested and booked into the Multnomah County Jail on the charges of unlawful use of a weapon, menacing and discharging a firearm in the city.

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