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BUSTED: Gunman caught toting assault rifle and bump-stock because it wouldn’t fit in his suitcase

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A Brooklyn, New York man was arrested after he was caught with an assault rifle and a bump stock hanging out of a small rolling suitcase.

The New York Daily News reported Anthony Morgan was arrested previously with the weapon, but after 911 calls came in Monday, police began looking for him again.

Police said that there was “no mistaking the gun butt” hanging out of his suitcase. When they first confronted the man he fled and when they caught up to him, he tried to pull the rifle out.

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Citing court documents, The Daily News said that Morgan stopped and turned toward officers exiting their police cruiser. He tried to pull the weapon out but it got stuck. So, he threw the whole suitcase at the officers and ran.

Earlier this month, Morgan was caught with the weapon and 70 rounds of ammunition.

“This gun was actually out (in) public in #NYC — until these #Brooklyn officers seized it, along with more than 70 rounds of ammunition,” New York Police Department Chief Rodney Harrison tweeted. “Outstanding work helping to keep the people of #BedStuy safe.”

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These last two offenses add to 20 prior arrests over the years, primarily for weapons possession, according to police. He was previously arrested in October in the same neighborhood but for assault.

Police said Monday they recovered a loaded Sharps 5.56-caliber AR-15 semiautomatic rifle outfitted with a bump stock attachment from the suitcase. The gun is the same the Las Vegas gunman used in 2017.

Bump stocks are officially illegal as of Tuesday.

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Trump announces he has unilaterally decided to let Putin back into the G7 Summit: report

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President Donald Trump announced on Saturday that he intends to let Russia attend the next Group of Seven summit.

Since 2014, Russia's membership in the organization has been suspending in response to Vladimir Putin's annexation of Crimea. That changed the name from the G8 Summit to the G7 Summit.

The announcement came from pool reporter Gabby Orr of Politico, who said Trump will also invite South Korea, Australia and India to the next summit, which he is postponing until September.

More via pooler: “‘I don’t feel that as a G7 it properly represents what’s going on in the world. It’s a very outdated group of countries,’ he said. Alyssa Farah said this is bringing together our traditional allies to talk about how to deal with the future of China.”

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Seattle mayor imposes emergency curfew — set to begin only 14 minutes after her announcement

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The mayor of Seattle announced on Twitter that she would be signing an executive order imposing a curfew.

"I will soon be signing an emergency order and the city of Seattle will be imposing a 5 pm curfew soon," Durkin tweeted at 4:46 p.m. -- only 14 minutes before the order was set to go into effect.

"Crowds need to disburse from downtown immediately," she ordered.

"While many individuals gathered peaceful, some individuals have started fires and are destroying buildings. There are multiple fires downtown and it is an extremely dangerous situation. @Seattelfire (sic) does not have access to buildings," she continued.

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‘Stop it! Stop it’: Shocking video shows young girl in Seattle crying after reportedly being maced by police

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Video posted to social media on Saturday reportedly shows the aftermath after a young girl was maced by Seattle Police.

The girl can be heard screaming as protesters attempted to deliver first aid.

"Stop it! Stop it," she screamed.

Here is a thread Twitter user Kayvon Behroozian posted to Twitter, tagging local media outlets, Seattle Mayor Jenny Durkin and Seattle Police Chief Carmen Best.

Apparently Officer Campbell (see thread — mustache) of @SeattlePD maced the CHILD crying in this video. He did not provide his badge number upon request, unlike his colleagues. @seattletimes @Q13FOX @MayorJenny @carmenbest (posting on behalf of friend who took these videos/pics) pic.twitter.com/0ojb37RSJt

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