(WJET/WFXP/YourErie.com)– The Millcreek Police Department responded to a call of a gun firing inside a Millcreek residence.
The incident happened on the 2300 block of West 32nd Street around noon on Nov. 3. According to the Millcreek Police, officers arrived and met with the victim who stated his roommate, Ronald Haggerty Jr., fired at him with a shotgun.
Haggerty reportedly fled the residence prior to police officers arriving but returned shortly after and was taken into custody.
“It’s my understanding the 59-year-old accused and the 50-year-old housemate, they were arguing for some reason over money,” said Carter Mook, deputy chief, Millcreek Township Police Department.
Haggerty was charged with criminal attempt of homicide, aggravated assault, and recklessly endangering another. He is arraigned and remanded to the Erie County Prison on a $250,000 bond.