Suspect charged after shots fired in Altoona

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A Blair County man is facing serious charges after police responded to reports of shots fired Friday night.

When officers arrived on the scene near 5th Avenue in Altoona, they found Gregory Mcqueen with what appeared to be heroin in his possession.
 
Based on witness statements, police say Mcqueen got into an argument with two people before firing a gun at their truck. 
 
Officers later found the weapon at the scene with a spent shell casing still inside.
 
Mcqueen would later admit to firing the gun.
 
He’s now charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon and drug possession with intent to deliver.

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