Police: Man arrested after shooting gun into ground on Orange Street

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LAKE CHARLES, LA (KPLC) - A Lake Charles man is accused of firing a gun within city limits.

Jaylin Stewart was arrested after witnesses reported seeing him fire a gun into the ground of a front yard in the 900 block of Orange Street, according to Det. Sgt. Brenda Desormeaux, public information officer with Lake Charles police.

Lake Charles police responded to the weapons complaint around 3:25 p.m. Monday, Feb. 11, Desormeaux said. A firearm was recovered during the investigation.

Stewart was booked on one count of illegal discharging of a firearm in the city limits.

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