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Lewes Teen Arrested For Swinging Handgun At Playground

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LEWES, Del. - Delaware State Police have arrested a Lewes girl after she reportedly swung around a handgun at another teenager at the Angola Beach and Estates Park playground. 

Troopers got information that a fight broke out where a weapon was displayed, according to police.  Further investigation revealed a verbal dispute involving 16-year-old Taylor Gasiewski and another teen. 

Police say Gasiewski became physical with the victim and displayed what appeared to be a handgun.  Gasiewski allegedly started swinging the handgun at the victim, but the girl was not injured as a result. 

Troopers found Gasiewski at her Lewes home before she was taken into custody, according to police.  A handgun was also found at her home. 

Police say Gasiewski was charged with felony aggravated menacing, felony first degree reckless endangerment, offensive touching and disorderly conduct. 

Gasiewski was arraigned and released to a guardian on her own recognizance, according to DSP.

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