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CBS4 Crew Witnesses Armed Man Arrested During Denver Protests

DENVER (CBS4) - One man was arrested by Denver police Wednesday night after he appeared near protesters armed with a gun. CBS4 was at the scene as the man put his gun down, surrendered to officers and was arrested.

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The tension comes after an evening of protests in the name of Breonna Taylor who was shot and killed after a police raid in Louisville, KY in March.

Details about the armed man in Denver have not been released by police officials.

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The arrest comes near the District 6 police station. CBS4's Andrea Flores reports protesters are moving in the area and pepper balls were deployed.

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Some protesters reportedly threw objects, although it's not clear their target.

Roads were closed in the area.

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