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Officers conducting bar check arrest man with stolen handgun

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A man was arrested at a southeast Portland bar Saturday night after he was found with a stolen gun.

Rontonio Augustus, 33, was arrested by gang enforcement officers at the Shamrock Bar on Southeast 82nd Avenue.

Officers said they were doing a walk-through of the bar after reports of an earlier fight where the suspect was believed to have had have a gun,

According to officers, they saw Augustus looking suspicious.

After talking to Augustus, officers found a loaded handgun in his pocket.

Police said they later learned that the gun was stolen from a car.

Augustus faces multiple charges including felon in possession of a firearm, unlawful possession of a firearm, and a parole violation.

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