KYLE, Texas (KXAN) — A man was arrested Monday after firing at firefighters responding to a nearby blaze, Kyle police said.
Kyle firefighters responded to a shed fire at 390 Buggy Whip Drive in the Sunset Ridge Trailer Park about 1 a.m. After putting out the flames, the firefighters heard at least one gunshot and then a bullet impact a wall behind them.
Police officers arrived on scene and determined the shot had come from a home in the vicinity.
During their investigation, officers found Jason Montalvo, 18, asleep in his bed with a rifle by his side. After waking Montalvo, he became combative and refused commands to surrender his firearm.
Kyle police used a stun gun to subdue Montalvo and took him into custody.
He was booked into the Hays County Jail on assault on a public servant charges in addition to an outstanding warrant in Travis County for marijuana possession.