Police arrest area man wanted on assault charge

YOUNGSTOWN -- Members of the Violent Crimes Task Force arrested a man they identified as Carl T. Fisher, 25, who was wanted on a charge of felonious assault.
Police received a tip that Fisher was at an East Warren Avenue address on the city's South Side and might have a shotgun. There were four men on the porch of the residence when police arrived around 4 p.m. Friday. Fisher said he had a gun, and police found a .38-caliber revolver loaded with six live rounds in the front waistband of Fisher's pants. Police charged Fisher with carrying a concealed weapon and took him to Mahoning County jail.

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