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Man charged with assaulting police officers with a firearm

Published On: Nov 29 2012 06:59:08 AM CST   Updated On: Nov 29 2012 09:43:46 AM CST

Larry Douglas Rose, 54, of Shoreline Drive, Jacksonville, is accused of assaulting three Jacksonville police officers with a firearm, by swinging  the gun around in the air, and pointing it at the officers.  That's according to court documents. 

The alleged incident happened on Thursday at 1:10a.m. at a residence located on the 100 block of Shoreline Drive.

Douglas has been charged with assault of a law enforcement officer with a firearm, and assault by pointing a gun.

Court documents state that the officers were responding to a civilian call about random gunfire. That's when, Rose allegedly pointed a .22 Magnum, at the officers.

The bond is set $26,000. Rose is scheduled to appear before an Onslow County judge on Thursday.