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Man charged in fight over a handgun

A 26-year-old Langmeyer Avenue man was arrested early Tuesday for allegedly stealing a silver handgun with a pearl handle that he allegedly took during a fight with another man in a Woodlawn Avenue home late Monday afternoon.

Benjamin Martin was charged with criminal possession of a weapon and reckless endangerment. Officers were told the handgun fired once but did not injure anyone during the fight over the weapon about 5:15 p.m. Monday.