Man with a Gun Arrested Near La Tasca, Vail and Davis, Arlington Heights

Arlington Heights police responded about 9:04 p.m. Tuesday to a report of a man with a gun near La Tasca restaurant, Vail Avenue and Davis Street. A male subject came through the back door of the restaurant and asked for a subject by name. He immediately fled out the back door, but witness did report seeing a gun.The offender was described as a male/unknown race, age 25-30, short, heavy set, wearing gym clothes with a gun in the jacket, and carrying a guitar case. Exited a side door.

Multiple police units responded, and had the subject outside on the ground in custody within three minutes. The man was transported in custody to Arlington Heights Police Department Headquarters for investigation.

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