Police: Man pulled gun on family outside Cedar Park Walmart


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Police: Tonkin-Kingsley pulled up to family, revved his motorcycle and threatened to shoot man.

Tonkin-Kingsley pulled out a .45 caliber handgun after the father stood in front of his girlfriend and child.

A man is accused of pulling a handgun on a couple and their child outside a Walmart in Cedar Park.

Alexander Tonkin-Kingsley, 19, of Leander, is charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, a second-degree felony punishable by up to 20 years in prison.

A man, his girlfriend and their 9-month-old child were walking out of Walmart on Oct. 12 when Tonkin-Kingsley drove up on a Ninja motorcycle and began to rev the engine loudly which scared the child, the affidavit said.

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Tonkin-Kingsley then threatened to shoot the man, according to the affidavit. It said that when the man stood in front of his girlfriend and their child, Tonkin-Kingsley pulled out a .45 caliber handgun from his pants and pointed it at the man. The affidavit does not say whether the man said anything to Tonkin-Kingsley.

He was charged Jan. 25 and was being held Monday in the Williamson C0unty Jail with bail set at $50,000.

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