Man charged w/domestic battery & firing gun

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COLES COUNTY, Ill. (WCIA) — A Mattoon man faces multiple charges after a domestic incident and shots fired.

46-year old Jason Haga was arrested Wednesday after deputies responded to a call for a domestic battery in progress. When they arrived, they learned the victim was a family member of Haga’s.

Authorities also say he fired rounds from a handgun inside and outside of the residence, but it’s not clear if officers were present at the time. No other injuries were reported.

Haga is charged with aggravated assault/discharge of a firearm, aggravated domestic battery and reckless discharge of a firearm.

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