MOBERLY, Mo. – Just before 5:00 p.m. Saturday afternoon, Moberly Police responded to a shots fired call in the 400 block of East Rollins.

When officers found a couple arguing on the front porch, the man told officer he had a pistol in his waist band. The weapon was secured and the parties separated. It turns out the female has spend the night away from the residence and the male didn’t think she belonged there. He fired a single shot in her direction as she tried to enter the residence.

The unidentified male was taken into custody for alleged domestic assault and unlawful use of a weapon, but later posted bond.