Police: One person in custody are firing weapon at Waffle House

Police: One person in custody are firing weapon at Waffle House
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MYRTLE BEACH, SC (WMBF) - One person is in custody after a firing a weapon at a Waffle House restaurant, according to the Myrtle Beach Police Department.

Cpl. Tom Vest said officers received a call to the restaurant on North Kings Highway about someone firing a handgun after a disturbance in the parking lot at 4:30 a.m. Saturday.

The suspect was later identified as 21-year-old Draquan Amond Gore, who left the area before officers arrived.

Officers and investigators later found Gore into custody at a different Waffle House restaurant, located on Frontage Road.

Several others were also detained, according to Vest. No injuries were reported.

Gore is charged with unlawful carrying of a pistol and discharging a firearm within city limits.

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