Calgary police charge man after shots fired into neighbouring home in Radisson Heights
Police say rifle was discharged recklessly on Tuesday in Radisson Heights
Calgary police have charged one man after a rifle was discharged on Tuesday in Radisson Heights and bullets lodged in the wall of a neighbouring unit in the fourplex.
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Police were called to the 2700 block of 10th Avenue S.E. about 2:20 a.m. for reports of a gunshot.
They found one bullet hole in the bedroom wall of an adjoining unit and a second hole in the wall separating two bedrooms in the unit.
Police found one man had a magazine with 9-mm bullets in his pocket, then a search warrant turned up a 9 mm Just Right long barrel carbine and a spent shell casing.
A 31-year-old man has been charged with:
- Reckless use of a firearm.
- Possession of a weapon obtained by crime.
- Possession of a firearm without a licence.
- Possession of a weapon dangerous to public peace.
- Two counts of possession of a weapon contrary to a prohibition order.
A 23-year-old man was also arrested on outstanding warrants.