Texas County deputies arrest man accused of firing shot during domestic disturbance

James Hawkins/Texas County Jail

NEAR LICKING, Mo. -- Texas County, Mo. deputies arrested a man who fired a shot during a domestic disturbance.

Officers responded to the home in the Licking area on February 17. Investigators say a woman reported James Hawkins, 61, was under the influence of drugs and fired a gun. She told investigators Hawkins was experiencing hallucinations.

Deputies located Hawkins after he left the home.

Hawkins faces charges of domestic assault and unlawful use of a weapon.
A judge set bond at $200,000.