Police: man fires gun in apartment, drives off intoxicated

Police: man fires gun in apartment, drives off intoxicated

OWENSBORO, Ky. (WFIE) - A 19-year-old in Owensboro is facing several charges.

Police say they were called to Duke Drive late Wednesday night because neighbors heard a gun shot, then saw someone run from an apartment and drive off.

Officers say Hunter Byrne, 19-years-old was pulled over in that car, and he was intoxicated. They say a search of his apartment shows the gun was fired inside.

Hunter Byrne, 19
Hunter Byrne, 19 (Source: Daviess Co. Jail)

Byrne is charged with wanton endangerment, operating a motor vehicle while intoxicated, possession of marijuana and drug paraphernalia, and receiving stolen property.

No one was hurt.

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