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BOISE -- A Boise man is accused of threatening police officers with a hammer.

Police arrested 26-year-old Regan Adeng shortly after 5:30 a.m. Tuesday at an apartment on West Albion where officers were responding to a vandalism report.

According to the Boise Police Department, Adeng had made verbal threats, raised a hammer above his head and moved toward the officers.

They eventually convinced Adeng to put down the hammer, then took him to the Ada County Jail on a charge of aggravated assault.

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