(Monroe Police Department)
MONROE -- A family dispute turns violent when a family members starts firing a handgun.
Monroe Police responded to a family disturbance in the 4100 Block of Blanks Street around 7 p.m. on Christmas Day.
Police say Bobby Johnson became involved in a dispute with his wife inside their home. Johnson was intoxicated at the time of this incident.
Johnson’s son attempted to stop the dispute, at which time Johnson retrieved a handgun.
The son left the home and was followed by Johnson who fired the handgun one time.
The son told officers that Johnson fired the handgun at him.
Johnson gave a statement that he fired the handgun in the air.
Johnson was arrested and booked at OCC for one count of Aggravated Assault with a Handgun.
No one was injured during this incident.
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