A Chico man was arrested Friday night after he allegedly pulled a handgun during a fight.

Police responded to the report of a fight at Timber Creek Apartments on 5th Street Friday night just before 11 p.m.

The caller told police someone pulled a gun.

Timothy Coniglio, 21, of Chico was arrested as he tried to leave the scene for allegedly pulling a .44 Desert Eagle handgun during the fight.

The gun was confiscated as evidence.

Coniglio was booked at the Butte County Jail on $3,000 bail for brandishing a firearm.