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Arrest made after shots fired in Beckley, WV

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BECKLEY (WVVA)- Beckley Police were dispatched to 123 Hager Street in Beckley, at 1:20PM on Monday, November 9, 2015.

The caller told 911 dispatchers that they heard gunshots. 

According to Detective Sergeant Morgan Bragg, Horace Javon Washington, 28, was arrested within minutes of the call. Officers used witness reports and nearby video surveillance footage to help them locate Washington.

A search by officers revealed that Washington had concealed a firearm, numerous rounds of ammunition and a large quantity of marijuana in a nearby residential yard as he fled the scene, says Bragg. He adds that It appears the original incident was related to a domestic conflict. 

Horace Javon Washington, of Charleston, South Carolina is being held in Southern Regional Jail on a $150,000 bond. He's charged with the following:

* Wanton endangerment with a firearm (3 cts.)

* Felony destruction of property

* Possession of a controlled substance with intent

* Unlawful possession of a firearm

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