Man arrested for waving a gun at kids in Corning


September 1st, 2012 by Ric Hanson

The Adams County Sheriff’s Department reports a Corning man was arrested late Friday night after authorities received word a man was waving a gun at kids, at the bottom of Davis Avenue. Sheriff’s officials say when officers arrived on the scene, they observed 58-year old Joseph Johnson hiding a weapon from them. Johnson was arrested at around 10:30-p.m. on Public Intoxication, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia, Going Armed with Intent and Disorderly Conduct charges.  He was being held in the Adam County Jail Saturday on $5,900 cash bond.