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Man arrested after gun fired overnight during fight in Kitchener

A man in handcuffs. Pixabay File

A Kitchener man was taken into custody on Wednesday night after a gun was pulled during a fight in the Vanier area of the city, according to Waterloo Regional Police.

Police say officers were dispatched to the Kingsway Drive and Wilson Avenue area after gunshots and a fight were called in.

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There were four men in a fight when one of them fired a gun, according to police.

One of the men was transported to hospital for treatment of minor injuries from the fight.

A 38-year-old man is facing numerous weapon-related charges, including careless use of a firearm, carrying a concealed weapon and possession of a weapon for a dangerous purpose.

The man remained in police custody pending a bail hearing.

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