Man charged with disorderly conduct for carrying unloaded guns in public

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Man charged with disorderly conduct for carrying unloaded guns in public

By jason bergreen
and Nate Carlisle
The Salt Lake Tribune

Updated Jan 20, 2011 11:35PM MDT
Orem prosecutors have charged a 51-year-old man with disorderly conduct for walking outside University Mall while carrying an unloaded rifle over his shoulder and a handgun on his waistband.
The defendant maintains he was within his rights.
“Despite what the County Prosecutor has filed, I broke no law,” Philip W. Taylor said in an e-mail to The Tribune on Thursday. “The police allowed me to walk home.
“If I had broken the law I would have been arrested on site.”
The charge is an infraction. I…
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