Photo Credit: Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department via Getty ImagesA local senior citizen shot a 22-year-old man after he caught him sleeping beside his wife in their guest house.
According to ABC 15, the unnamed 68-year-old man found Stephen Trevor Chapman, 22, slumbering next to his 63-year-old wife. Authorities told the station that, upon discovering the pair, he woke Chapman by tapping him with a cane and telling him to leave.
Chapman reportedly responded by yelling and refusing to go. Officials with the Pinal County Sheriff’s Office then said that the homeowner, who is said to have Parkinson’s disease, fired what was referred to as a “warning shot” in Chapman’s direction.
The bullet hit a nearby wall, and Chapman sustained a minor hand injury from a stray fragment.
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