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Father arrested, accused of firing shot at son

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MONROE, La. (KNOE 8 News) - A Monroe man is accused of firing a shot at his son during a domestic dispute on Christmas night.

Monroe Police Responded to a family disturbance in the 4100 Block of Blanks Street at 7:00 PM Wednesday.  An investigation reveals Bobby Johnson became involved in a dispute with his wife inside their home.  Police say Johnson was intoxicated at the time of this incident.

Johnson's son apparently 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 the incident.

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