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Man charged with pulling gun on two students at a southwestern Virginia college

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WYTHE COUNTY, VA (WVVA) -

The Virginia State Police have arrested a man for threatening two students with a gun at Wytheville Community College.

According to Corinne Geller with the VSP, the suspect pointed the gun at a man and woman and pulled the trigger. However, the gun was not loaded. And no one was hurt in the incident, which occurred on Thursday, February 15.

Alexander E. Dunford, 21, of Wytheville, was charged with two counts of attempting to maliciously shoot an individual, two counts of use/attempt to use or display a firearm in a threatening manner, and one count of brandishing a firearm.

Dunford is being held without bond at the New River Valley Regional Jail. He has a first court appearance on Tuesday.

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