A Hopkins County man was arrested late Wednesday night after an armed standoff on Interstate 24 in Eddyville, Kentucky, according to the Kentucky State Police.
KSP says dispatch received a report of a man walking down I-24 with a flashlight around 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday night, and that Troopers responded to the area and found the man.
Police say they discovered that the man was holding a handgun and that he shot the gun multiple times toward the ground and in the air.
After a standoff lasting over an hour between officers and the man, KSP says he was taken into custody and identified as 26-year-old Dean D. Adornato of Nebo, Kentucky.
Adornato was booked into the Christian County Jail on three counts of 1st Degree Wanton Endangerment and one count of Possession of Firearm by Convicted Felon.
KSP says no one was hurt as a result of the incident and that Adornato's vehicle was later found on a nearby side road.