Religion argument on Easter leads to 6-hour standoff in Hempfield, police say | TribLIVE

 

An argument over religion on Easter Sunday allegedly prompted a Chicago man to pull a handgun on two people at the Hempfield Heights Apartment complex that led to them calIing 911 and state police responding.

Antoine D. Drew, 39, was arraigned Monday before Hempfield District Judge Mark Mansour on multiple criminal charges.

Mansour ordered Drew held in the Westmoreland County Prison on $100,000 bond. with tentatively setting a preliminary hearing on April 13.

Paul Peirce is a Tribune-Review staff writer. Reach him at 724-850-2860, ppeirce@tribweb.com or via Twitter @ppeirce_trib.

Source: Religion argument on Easter leads to 6-hour standoff in Hempfield, police say | TribLIVE