Bonneville County Sheriff's Office arrested a Rigby man in Idaho Falls on Wednesday morning after he waved a handgun out of his window at another vehicle.

A sheriff's office news release said deputies were dispatched at about 10:07 a.m. to the Lewisville Highway for a report of a male in a pickup waving a gun out the window. As deputies were en route to scene the suspect vehicle was spotted near Northgate Mile and Holmes Avenue and a deputy observed the driver waving a handgun out the driver's side window, the release said.

The deputy and attempted to initiate a traffic stop but the suspect at first failed to yield, but he eventually pulled behind the Big O Tire Store at Northgate and Lomax Street and stopped.

The driver, 30-year-old Kegan J. Kinghorn, was taken into custody without incident. Deputies found a handgun and two rifles inside the vehicle, as well as indications Kinghorn had been drinking, the release said.

Kinghorn was placed under arrest for brandishing a firearm and deputies are continuing an investigation for driving under the influence. 

Officers from the Idaho Falls Police Department also responded to the call.

Contact Brennen with news tips at 208-542-6711.

Kauffman reports on health care and city events for the Post Register.

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