Man arrested in Huntington for possession of drugs and firing a gun into the air

[image] Keith Edward Shook

A man is in jail after firing a gun into the air and having drugs on his person.

According to the Huntington Police Department, 21-year old Keith Edward Shook was arrested Friday May 5th and is charged for Possession With Intent to Deliver a Controlled Substance.

Shook had 2.5 grams of crack cocaine that was found in his underwear.

Shook is also charged with Wanton Endangerment, in which he fired a gun into the air in close vicinity of residences in the 1100 Block area of 18th Street in Huntington.

Shook attempted to run from the scene after he spotted police, then tried to conceal the gun by throwing it into a yard at 1802 12th Avenue.

Shook is being held in the Western Regional Jail.

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