Cops: Man arrested after firing shots from and outside home
A Rockville Centre man who believed people were following him shot a round from a .22 caliber rifle through his glass front door and several more rounds into the lawn outside Wednesday night before officers arrested him, police said.
Coulon was ordered held on $5,000 bond, or $2,500 cash bail, at his arraignment Thursday at First District Court in Hempstead.
Police said officers recovered the weapon at the scene. A 59-year-old woman and 14-year-old girl were home when the shots were fired shortly before 8 p.m., after the suspect fire the shots, believing people had followed him, police said. No one was injured.
"There were not people following him," a police spokesman said. "He was removed to a hospital for evaluation."