Police: Texas man arrested after shooting wife's laptop

3 years 6 months 1 week ago Saturday, December 22 2018 Dec 22, 2018 December 22, 2018 4:28 PM December 22, 2018 in News - AP Texas Headlines

FORT WORTH, Texas (AP) - A North Texas man has been arrested after being accused of shooting his wife's laptop computer because she was playing loud music on it.

The Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that 44-year-old Gary Lykins has been charged with deadly conduct for discharging a firearm.

He remained jailed on Saturday, held with no bond. Jail records didn't list an attorney for Lykins.

Police say they were called to Lykins' Fort Worth home around 2 a.m. Saturday.

Authorities say his wife received minor injuries from computer debris after Lykins fired his weapon.

Authorities say Lykins barricaded himself in his home before he was taken into custody.

Information from: Fort Worth Star-Telegram, http://www.star-telegram.com

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