Police: Man arrested after shooting off gun in Santa Clara area

Cody Robert Lockard (Lane County Sheriff's Office booking photo)

SANTA CLARA, Ore. – Eugene Police officers have arrested a man after he reportedly shot off a gun in the Santa Clara area.

Police say Cody Lockard was in an argument with his brother at a home on Terra Linda Avenue, but he left the house when a dog bit him, his brother and mother.

Eugene police say he fired a black powder pistol outside.

He was found a short distance from the scene and told officers there were no bullets in the gun.

EPD says he faces several charges including unlawful use of a weapon and felon in possession of a firearm.

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