Police: Man pulls gun after getting kicked out of Kansas sports bar
GARDEN CITY, Kan. (KAKE) - 25-year-old Avery McCulloch of Meade, Kansas has been arrested for allegedly pulling a gun outside of Pops Sports Bar.
On October 28, 2022, around 1:05 a.m., Garden City officers were sent to 212 W. Fulton Street Suite B (Pops Sports Bar) for a report of a man with a gun. Upon arrival, officers found McCulloch in front of the business with a gun in his hand and instructed him to drop it.
McCulloch dropped the gun but became "non-compliant" with the officers before being arrested. He was then transported to St. Catherine Hospital for evaluation.
The ensuing investigation revealed that McCulloch was at Pops Sports Bar when he became belligerent and elbowed a patron in the face. Staff then kicked McCulloch out of the bar and when he stepped outside, McCulloch pulled out the gun.
A witness told officers that they observed McCulloch load and prepare to use the gun before calling police.
McCulloch has been charged with the following:
• Aggravated Assault.
• Interference LEO.
• Disorderly Conduct.
• Possession of a Firearm Under the Influence.