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UPDATED: Charlottesville Police Pursuit Ends with Gun Drawn - NBC29 WVIR Charlottesville, VA News, Sports and Weather

UPDATED: Charlottesville Police Pursuit Ends with Gun Drawn

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Eugene Cobbs Eugene Cobbs

UPDATE 12/28/13: 35-year-old Paul Eugene Cobbs is charged with possession of marijuana following his arrest Friday night.  He could face additional charges, including obstruction of justice.

A Friday night traffic stop by Charlottesville police ended with a gun drawn.

Officers attempted to pull a car over around 9:15 p.m. on Fifth Street in Charlottesville but the driver refused to stop, leading officers on a short pursuit.

There was a brief altercation and now the suspect is being held at the Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Jail.

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