MARBLE FALLS — A 35-year-old man is in custody after allegedly firing a gun in the area of his ex-wife’s home about 8 p.m. Aug. 6.
Police responded to the 1400 block of Colorado Drive after a caller reported “that an intoxicated male, whom he identified as the homeowner’s ex-husband, was in the residence with a gun and that he believed (the caller) heard a gunshot,” according to a Marble Falls Police Department statement.
Officers surrounded the residence, officials said, but determined the suspect wasn’t in the home at that time. The officer located the suspect in an outbuilding and were able to take him into custody at 8:24 p.m.
Police did recover a firearm. Officials said nobody inside the residence was harmed.
Police arrested Scotty Jodale Kelley and booked him into the Burnet County Jail on a public intoxication charge. The incident remains under investigation and more charges could be pending.