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Cheeseburger toss riles man, leads to Samurai sword find

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River Falls police locked up a 36-year-old local man for drugs and a concealed weapon in his van last weekend.

The incident allegedly started when some kids in a car threw a cheeseburger at the van and he pursued them.

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The suspect allegedly caught the kids' car on Church Street, boxed it in, got out and punched the car windows with the occupants inside. There was a claim the suspect had a gun, but one was never found.

However, when police searched man's van, they allegedly found marijuana and various narcotic pills, plus a Samurai sword. Evidence was seized and the man taken to the Pierce County Jail in Ellsworth. Charges are pending.

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