Man behind bars after shooting rifle in Kamloops trailer park
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August 21, 2016 - 9:19 AM
KAMLOOPS - A man was arrested last night after firing off rifle rounds and making threats to harm others.
Witnesses say the 61-year-old man was agitated, threatening to hurt people and firing shots into the air. RCMP reported no injuries.
Staff Sgt. Edward Preto said early this morning in a media release that police were called out to a trailer park at approximately 9:37 p.m., on the 1700 Block of Ord Road.
Preto says police received several 911 calls from concerned residents.
Police recovered a rifle and four empty cartridges.
The man is being held in police custody pending his court appearance.
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