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Laurel man charged for shooting into home

Cody Allen Barefoot, 32, was charged with shooting into a dwelling home. (Photo source: Jones County Jail) Cody Allen Barefoot, 32, was charged with shooting into a dwelling home. (Photo source: Jones County Jail)
HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) -

Jones County deputies arrested a Laurel man after he shot into a home Thursday.

Sheriff's deputies responded to a call to a home at Rosemary Lane where they found Cody Allen Barefoot, 32, who said that his .50-caliber muzzleloader fire as he was trying to put it in his closet, according to a Jones County Sheriff's Department press release. 

The bullet entered the bedroom next to Barefoot's and struck the corner of the bed where a couple was sleeping. Barefoot became belligerent when approached by one of the victims, according to the release.

Barefoot was arrested and charged with shooting into a dwelling house and had his bond set at $10,000.

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