An Alberta man is facing charges after a shotgun was fired into the front of a Chestermere home last week.

RCMP in Chestermere responded to a home in the Rainbow Falls neighbourhood around 11 a.m. on Feb. 18, for a report that someone had shot a shotgun into it.

As part of the following investigation, RCMP executed a search warrant at a Chestermere home on Feb. 26.

Daniel Jones, 19, of Chestermere, was arrested and charged with:

  • Careless use of a firearm;
  • Mischief over $5,000;
  • Unauthorized possession of a firearm;
  • Disguised with intent to commit an offence; and
  • Possession of a firearm when knowing its possession is prohibited.

Jones was remanded into custody and is scheduled to appear in court in Strathmore on March 1.