MADISON, COUNTY, Ill. – A Cottage Hills, Illinois man was charged Thursday following an incident outside his home Tuesday.
Jerrett Scott is charged with Reckless Discharge of a Firearm and Unauthorized Production and Possession of Cannabis Sativa Plants.
Police said they were called to a home in the 1300 block of 7th Street in Cottage Hills Tuesday on a report that a man was firing a handgun in the direction of a neighbor’s home.
When police arrived, the resident told them the man, identified as 30-year-old Jerret Scott, left his house twice that day to discharge a handgun. She reportedly told police Scott discharged the gun several times into the ground earlier in the day.