Erie man arrested after throwing bicycle at young girl

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An Erie man was arrested after threatening and assaulting two young girls over the weekend.

Erie police arrested Rakeem Jones, 23, for simple assault and firearms charges after threatening two girls with a gun in the 400 block of West 17th Street around 10:30 p.m. Friday.

Police said Jones assaulted one girl and threw a bicycle at her.

Jones remains in the Erie County Prison. 

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