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Police: Man arrested after reports that he was standing on top of hospital, waiving sword

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Chuck Lipsey Jr. (Source: Union PD) Chuck Lipsey Jr. (Source: Union PD)
UNION, SC (FOX Carolina) -

Union police said a man was arrested early Sunday morning after he was reportedly seen standing on top of the Union County Medical Center waiving a sword.

Police said they were called to the hospital shortly after 1 a.m. after a woman spotted the man on the roof.

Police said they arrived to find Chuck Lipsey Jr., 26, behind the hospital near where ambulances park.

Officers stated Lipsey appeared to be under the influence of something, was using profanity, and was carrying a bag of items he said he had collected from several dumpsters.

Lipsey was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct.

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