Bibb County deputies arrested a man for firing a gun into the air Wednesday afternoon, a report stated.
According to the report, deputies arrested Paul Scott Scholz, 55, of Forest Place and charged him with discharging a firearm in a public place and reckless conduct with a weapon.
The report stated that a witness heard several gunshots and pointed out Scholz to deputies.
Scholz admitted to deputies that he fired his weapon into the air, the report stated.
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He told deputies that he wasn’t shooting at anyone, but “that he had just cleaned his weapon and wanted to shoot it in the air,” the report stated.