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Suspect had felony warrant for stealing a gun

Man arrested after running from Kennewick Police

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KENNEWICK, WA - One man is sitting in the Benton County Jail after running away from police. 

Kennewick Police were doing extra patrol on the 1100 block of west 10th avenue just after 1 yesterday afternoon when they saw 18-year-old Leif Hamilton. Officers say he had a felony warrant for stealing a gun.
        
When KPD tried to contact Hamilton he ran away and left three children behind. 

Eventually Hamilton gave up and officers arrested him for the warrant and resisting arrest.

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