Man Arrested for Shooting BB Gun at Woman

Posted on April 27th, 2011 No Comments

A Harwich man will be arraigned Wednesday morning on charges he shot a woman with a BB gun Sunday night.

Accoridng to officials with the Barnstable Police Depatment, 24 year-old Corey Rathburn, of Harwich, was arrested and charged with assault and battery with a dangerous weapon after he drove by a house on Angell Road at least twice, shooting at a car and at the woman.

Police arrived at the house shortly before 11:00 p.m. Sunday. The arrest report states the alleged victim was “visibly upset and shaken.”

While investigators were interviewing the woman, police stopped a sedan that matched the description of the suspect’s car. Officers found a 4.5 mm BB gun in the case on the back seat of the car, police said. BB ammunition was discovered on the front driver’s seat and a loaded magazine for the gun was found in the center console, according to the arrest report.

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