Kansas City man charged after firing assault rifle in Midtown - KCTV5

Kansas City man charged after firing assault rifle in Midtown

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Brent A. Lambi, 57, has been charged with felony unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action. (KCPD) Brent A. Lambi, 57, has been charged with felony unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action. (KCPD)
JACKSON COUNTY, MO (KCTV) -

A Kansas City man has been charged after firing a weapon into a busy Midtown neighborhood.

Brent A. Lambi, 57, has been charged with felony unlawful use of a weapon and armed criminal action. Prosecutors have requested a $75,000 bond.

According to court records, Kansas City police responded Monday morning to reports of gunshots being fired in the area of 39th and Main streets.

Officers contacted Lambi who said he had fired a weapon to get the attention of the police. An assault rifle and ammunition were recovered from the area.

Victim's told police they were driving in the area when Lambi, standing in front of a home in the 3900 block of Main Street, raised an assault rifle and fired.

Neither victim or their vehicle was struck.

Another victim reported his front tire was flattened by a shot. A witness reported hearing at least six gunshots and seeing Lambi shooting a rifle.

Previous coverage: Police: Man armed with rifle in custody after opening fire in Midtown

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