Man taken into custody on gun, drug charges

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ERIE, Pa. — An Erie man is behind bars after his parole officer found him in possession of drugs and guns.

Police said Yared Perez-Cintron, 29, is charged with illegally possessing three guns, at least one of which was stolen, and was also found with baggy of marijuana.

Police said the incident started when Perez-Cintron locked the door of his apartment in the 600 block of East 13th Street on the parole officer, who then called Erie police for backup.

The Erie Police Neighborhood Action Team took him into custody. 

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