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      Man shoots at moon, goes to jail

      PRESCOTT VALLEY, Ariz. (AP) -- An Arizona man arrested for unlawfully discharging a firearm told authorities that he was trying to shoot the moon.Prescott Valley police responded to the home after a woman reported that her boyfriend had fired several shots from a handgun and still was armed last Friday night.The woman and her teenage son told police that 39-year-old Cameron Read was talking about seeing Halley's Comet and fired a round out of the window.They heard several more shots before fleeing.Police say Read has been booked into the Yavapai County Jail on suspicion of felony counts of unlawful discharge of a firearm, resisting arrest, disorderly conduct and endangerment plus misdemeanor criminal damage.He doesn't have an attorney yet.
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