PETTIS COUNTY, Mo. – A man accused of threatening several people with a handgun in Pettis County will appear for a counsel status hearing today.

Police found Raul Martinez, 38, walking away from the residence in Sedalia but he did not have a weapon. Several witnesses confirmed that Martinez was intoxicated and pointing a gun at people.

Martinez will appear at 9:00 a.m. this morning on unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action charges.