Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Indiana Pastor arrested for pointing loaded gun at wife and daughter

EVANSVILLE, IN (WFIE) -    Madisonville Police say an area pastor was arrested after they say he pointed a loaded gun at his family.

MPD says it happened Wednesday morning at 116 Hayes avenue.

Police say 52-year-old Jay Shuck pointed a loaded gun in the direction of his wife, his daughter and two children.

Authorities say when they arrived at the scene the gun had been put away, but tell us they have cell phone footage of the incident.

MPD says Shuck struck an officer while being arrested and was Tased.

According to Facebook Shuck is the pastor at Parkview and United Methodist Church.

Police say Shuck is charged with 3 counts of wanton endangerments, 2 counts of third degree assault, second degree disorderly conduct and resisting arrest.

MPD says he has been released from jail on $1,000 bond.

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