EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSMan Charged With Wanton Endangerment Following Huntington Standoff
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Reported by: Heath Harrison
Web Producer: Heath Harrison
Reported: Nov. 15, 2013 9:09 PM EST
Updated: Nov. 16, 2013 11:46 PM EST
Huntington , Cabell County , West Virginia
A Huntington man is in jail after a standoff with police Friday night.
Huntington police said Jared Dwayne Triplett is charged with wanton endangerment after firing an AR-15 during a fight with his ex-girlfriend.
It happened inside an apartment in the 1900 block of Adams Avenue.
Police said his ex and her brother had forced their way into his bedroom after an argument.
That's when officers said Triplett fired the weapon at the man's feet.
Officers said Triplett asked the two to leave before shooting the rifle.
One person was in custody after police responded to a call of shots fired in Huntington.
Shots were fired at about 8 p.m. in the 1900 block of Adams Avenue
Police shut the area down before they called the suspect, because it was reported he was armed
The suspect, Jared Triplett, 23, came out of the home after police called him
Nobody was reported injured in the incident.
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