Wilmington Police arrested a man for firing a rifle out a bedroom window Tuesday afternoon.
Residents living on Campbell Street called 911 around 3 p.m. and reported that 66-year-old Lee King was drunk and shooting a gun out of an upstairs window.
Police responded and evacuated the house. No one was injured. Several area schools were placed on lock-down as a result.
Police searched the property and discovered a .22 rifle in King's bedroom.
King is charged with discharging a firearm in city limits and possession of a firearm by a felon.
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