ST. LOUIS – A 66-year-old St. Louis man is facing weapons charges after being shot at by a police officer.

According to the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department’s probable cause statement, the shooting took place around 4:45 a.m. on May 1 in the 700 block of Ponce Avenue, in the Baden neighborhood.

Officers responded to a crisis intervention call for a man threatening to harm himself and another person inside a residence.

Police claim that when officers went inside the home, the suspect, identified as Leslie Anderson, emerged from a bedroom with a revolver. One of the officers fired at Anderson but missed.

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The officers took cover and began yelling commands at Anderson to surrender.

Anderson eventually surrendered without further incident.

Police recovered two handguns at the scene. Anderson suffered a cut to his knee from broken glass.

The St. Louis Circuit Attorney’s Office charged Anderson with two counts of unlawful possession of a firearm. He remains jailed without bond.