Police say a group of people up to no good were chased away by a resident with a shotgun early Friday morning, March 31, 2017.
The incident happened in the 2300 block of Gaines Street around 5:12 a.m. Police say the resident, 30-year-old Brandon Wagner, was asleep and was woke up to the sound of his back door being kicked in.
Wagner grabbed a shotgun and confronted several people on his porch. When they saw the gun, police say they ran from the home. Wagner told police he shot off a round in the air as they were running away and another when they got into a vehicle in the alley and sped off.
Wagner was charged with discharging a firearm in the city limits. Police are investigating the attempted burglary.
Originally published by KWQC.