Buckingham 2 7HENDERSON, Ky. (2/7/19) — An alleged drug dealer accused of pointing a gun at another driver while crossing the southbound twin bridge today was arrested in Henderson.

The alleged victim told dispatchers that an African-American male pointed a gun at him as he drove across the bridge at noon, HCSO said.

Henderson County Sheriff’s Office reported dispatch kept the caller on the line and was able to provide the suspect’s location.

Deputies identified Sebastian Buckingham, 22 of Evansville, Indiana, as the suspect, according to a press release. Deputies located Buckingham in the white passenger car at Thornton’s gas station. HCSO along with Pennyrile Narcotics Task Force found a handgun, a large sum of cash and marijuana.

Buckingham was charged with first-degree wanton endangerment, trafficking in marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia. He was listed as being held in Henderson County Jail this evening on $1,000 cash bond.

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