Gun incidents in Kennewick

KENNEWICK - We have a pair of crimes to tell you about--- both cases involving guns.

The first case happened on North Young Street when a man pointed a gun at a woman in a parking lot.

The suspect ran away, but police did catch up to him.

He's now in custody on assault charges.

Meantime, the other case happened at Keewaykin Park--- when a man was busted for carrying a concealed weapon without a permit.

Police tell Action News guns are good defense mechanisms, but only when used lawfully.