Police arrest man with gun at bar
- Jim Redden
- Portland Tribune - News
Justin Allen Greene, 29, also wanted on Washington warrant
Police arrested a Washington fugitive with a gun late Saturday.
According to police, at 11:30 p.m., officers responded to the report of bar security workers fighting with a man who dropped a gun Slow Bar, 533 Southeast Grand Avenue.
When the officers arrived, they found the workers detaining Justin Allen Greene, 29. Greene had been denied entry to the bar due to visible signs of intoxication. During a struggle with security workers, a Smith and Wesson .357 Magnum fell out of Greene's waistband and dropped to the floor.
Greene was arrested and booked into the Multnomah County Jail for Felon in Possession of a Firearm, Unlawful Possession of a Firearm, Carrying a Concealed Weapon, Disorderly Conduct in the Second Degree, and two counts of Harassment.
Greene was also a fugitive out of the State of Washington.
The gun was recovered by officers and placed into evidence.