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Man in custody after allegedly pulling gun on officers, police say

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Antoine Lane, 25, is facing charges after attempting to shoot at officers, police allege. Antoine Lane, 25, is facing charges after attempting to shoot at officers, police allege.
A 25-year-old man is facing criminal charges after he allegedly attempted to shoot police in North St. Louis.

Police said they were responding to a call for a male firing shots near Minerva and Kingshighway. When officers arrived to the scene Antoine Lane pointed an assault rifle at them and pulled the trigger. According to police records, the gun malfunctioned.

Police said Lane tried to run away, but was caught and taken into custody.

Lane is charged with two counts of attempted assault in the first degree, two counts of armed criminal action, and one count of resisting or interfering with arrest.

Both officers escaped unharmed.
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