NORTH BERGEN – A West New York man was arrested yesterday for a previous incident where he pulled a gun on a victim he allegedly got into an argument with, officials say.
Francisco Holguin, 24, of West New York, was arrested on 02/03/15 at 9:08 a.m. and charged with 2 counts of Aggravated Assault, Possession of a Firearm for Unlawful Purposes, and Unlawful Possession of a Handgun.
The arrest stems from an incident that occurred on 1/25/15 at 1:44 am at Retro Lounge, located at 67th St and Kennedy Blvd in North Bergen. The defendant entered the establishment and was consuming alcohol and later got into an argument with another patron. He was escorted out of the establishment but returned with a silver colored handgun in his waistband. Security struggled with the defendant and got the handgun away from him. Defendant fled the scene prior to police arrival. Defendant was transported to CJP court in Jersey City with no bail set.