CUMBERLAND — A metropolis man was jailed Wednesday afternoon after he allegedly threatened to shoot staff of an Industrial Boulevard enterprise after which ran from police for a number of blocks earlier than he was taken into custody, in accordance with Cumberland Police.
Devone Theodore Baskin, 22, was arrested within the 200 block of Seymour Avenue after he was pursued by officers on foot following the alleged incident that occurred within the 600 block of Industrial Boulevard.
Baskin was taken into custody with out incident and was present in possession of a “lifelike” airsoft handgun, police mentioned.
Charged with threats of mass violence, six counts of first-degree assault, 4 counts of obstructing and hindering and failure to obey, Baskin was additionally taken into custody on a warrant charging him with violation of probation, police mentioned.
Following arrest within the 3 p.m. incident, Baskin was jailed with out bond on the order of a district court docket commissioner, pending bail overview subsequent week.