Deputies were dispatched late Thursday to Riverchase Apartments off of Lovers Lane by a man who said his neighbor was firing shots in the air.
Deputies located the disabled shooter who claimed to be scaring away anyone who might attempt to steal his vehicle around 11:15 p.m., according to an incident report. He then explained to officers that he was hearing voices that were trying to get him and take everything he owns.
The gun was found in a laundry basket in the shooter’s residence.
An ambulance transported the shooter to the Veterans Hospital for an emergency evaulaution.