Posted: Mar 16, 2010 11:55 AM by Letitia Walker
MANDEVILLE, La. (AP) - A 41-year-old Mandeville man faces felony
charges after firing a shotgun at the fence around his home to
"blow off steam" after an argument with his wife.
Mandeville police spokesman Eric Gulino says officers were
called to the home of Michael Housey Sunday after neighbors
reported hearing gunshots from the property.
The Times-Picayune reports Housey told police he had been in an
argument with his wife and had fired at his own fence to relieve
No one was injured by the shots and the only property Housey
damaged was his own, but police booked Housey with illegally
discharging a weapon and aggravated criminal damage to property,
which are both felonies. He also was booked with disturbing the