Farmington Man Arrested After Allegedly Firing Shots From Roof Of Home

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FARMINGTON (KFSM) — A Farmington man was arrested on Thursday night (March 2) after he allegedly fired several shots from the roof of a Farmington home, according to a preliminary report.

Taylor Jones, 24, is facing charges of disorderly conduct, possession of instrument of crime and violation of a firearm ordinance.

Police were called to Spokane Street around 9:30 p.m. after Washington County dispatch received reports of shots fired in the area.

Officers heard a few shots when they arrived at the scene, and officers on scene said they were eventually able pinpoint the house from the gunshots.

Officers spotted Jones standing on the roof of a home in the 40 block of Spokane Street with a gun, according to the report. He fired additional shots.

Later, Jones went inside the home, and although he came out several times, he refused officers’ orders to surrender, the report states.

Jones was taken into custody after the Emergency Response Team was able to enter the home. Inside the home, officers found multiple firearms as well as a glass pipe used for smoking marijuana.

Jones was taken to the Washington County Detention Center and is being held on a $635 bond.

No one was injured in the incident.

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