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Distraught man pulls gun on cemetery security

February 8, 2011 12:00:00 AM PST
A man upset over the death of his mother pulled out a gun on cemetery security officers and tried to get away in a stolen vehicle.

Authorities said the distraught man stole a truck at gunpoint from workers at Rose Hills Cemetery in Whittier, Calif. He drove away, but soon flipped the vehicle on its side.

He was arrested and could face charges, including assault with a deadly weapon and attempted murder of a peace officer.