Man arrested in apartment-house shooting


HAZLETON, LUZERNE COUNTY (WOLF) -- Police arrested a Hazleton man after they say he shot at his own neighbors over a noise dispute.

It happened around 11 p.m. Wednesday in the 500 block of N. Wyoming Street.

Police say Giovanni Figueroa, 26, shot through his apartment door three times.

Investigators say his neighbors had been knocking on a wall because they heard loud noises coming from his apartment.

Police say Figueroa first warned the neighbors not to knock anymore, and then later fired.

He's charged with discharging a gun in an occupied structure. His bail was set at $40,000. Nobody was hurt.

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