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Felon With Loaded Gun Arrested After Twain Harte Disturbance

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Twain Harte, Ca — Tuolumne County Sheriff´s deputies were dispatched to a disturbance on Wanita Way in Twain Harte Wednesday night in which a subject was threatening to shoot the callers dog with a gun.

Deputies learned that the argument was over 34-year-old Joseph Allen Chrisman being evicted from the residence. Chrisman´s vehicle was searched, and Corporal Phil Halencak found a 9mm handgun with a loaded magazine and a round in the chamber.

The gun was reportedly on the front seat concealed under some blankets. Chrisman was arrested for felon in possession of a handgun and other weapon related charges.

Written by BJ Hansen