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DANVILLE — A Danville man was arrested and charged for reportedly brandishing a weapon on Nov. 2 in the Newport area of Danville.

Peyton Scott Boggs, 18, was charged with wanton endangerment in relation to the incident that occurred on Haywood Lane.

In a criminal complaint prepared by West Virginia State Trooper MR Miller, the report states that Boggs made threats to the victim and “pointed a firearm in the direction of the victim.”

At press time, Boggs was not held at Southwestern Regional jail and bond information was not available.

Reporter Phil Perry can be reached at or at 304-307-2401.