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Big Lake Man Arrested for Assault after Firing Gun at Neighbor

Published On: Mar 18 2014 06:16:58 AM AKDT
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WASILLA, Alaska -

A 38-year-old man has been charged with firing a gun at a home in Big Lake, an unincorporated community north of Wasilla.
    
Alaska State Troopers say Paul Meixner of Big Lake was arrested late Saturday night.
    
Troopers at 11:30 p.m. took a call that multiple rounds had been fired at the home. Meixner was found in the area a short time later.
    
Trooper investigators say Meixner apparently fired the shots and fled in a sport utility vehicle.
    
He's charged with felony weapons misconduct and felony assault.
    
He's being held at Mat-Su Pretrial Facility with bail set at $15,000 cash.