Christiansburg man arrested after brandishing firearm

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RADFORD, Va. (WDBJ7) A man was arrested Friday after brandishing a firearm, according to the Radford City Police Department.

Around 4 p.m., officers responded to Lot F at Radford University in reference to someone brandishing a firearm. A witness told police that he was driving home with some friends when a man in a gray Ford Fusion followed them for several minutes and displayed a firearm. The witnesses got the Ford’s license plate number.

Austin Young, 22, of Christiansburg was arrested on one count of brandishing a firearm. He’s being held at the New River Valley Jail with no bond.

If you have any information about the incident, please call the Radford City Police tip line at 540-731-5040.