Video: Man accused of firing several shots during fight at Upper Deck Bar & Grill


NEW FRANKLIN, Ohio (WJW) — A man was arrested on several charges after police said he fired several shots from a semi-automatic rifle at Upper Deck Bar & Grill Tuesday.

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No one was injured.

According to New Franklin police, Cameron Rivers, 20, of Akron, faces charges of inducing panic, illegal possession of a firearm in liquor permit premises, felonious assault, having a weapon under disability, improperly handling firearms in a motor vehicle, driving under suspension and reckless operation of a motor vehicle.

Upper Deck posted video on its Facebook page saying it shows two step-brothers fighting on the lawn and the shots then being fired.

Police were called to the bar on reports of an active shooter.

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Police say Rivers fired several shots before fleeing the scene in a white pick-up truck, which he crashed a short distance from the bar.

He was arrested, and the firearm believed to have been used was found, along with a 60-round magazine drum.


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