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Man fires his gun in an apartment building to impress a woman living next door

By Mason White 11:57 AM March 16, 2016
Jon A. Jette 

By: Wayne Morin
A man was arrested on a charge of discharging a firearm after allegedly shooting his weapon inside an apartment building in order to impress a woman, police in Nebraska said.

Lincoln police said that they have arrested 34-year-old Jon A. Jette, after being accused of disregarding the safety of people and shooting his gun.

Jette was charged with discharging of a firearm in city limits, disturbing the peace and resisting arrest. According to the police investigation, the incident unfolded around 12:30 a.m. on Monday.

Police were called to the Antelope Garden Apartments, on reports of shots fired. Investigators learned that Jette fired the weapon to get the attention of a woman who lived next door to him.

Police found the gun dumped outside the apartment complex. As officers tried to arrest the suspect, he resisted. No one was injured as a result of the shooting.