Reckless Discharge of a Firearm

Elements of Offense - Ann Arbor, MI - Washtenaw County

A person who recklessly, heedlessly, wilfully or wantonly uses, carries, handles or discharges a firearm without due caution and care for the rights, safety or property of others, is guilty of the misdemeanor charge of Reckless Discharge of a Firearm

Reckless Discharge of a Firearm is a misdemeanor offense punishable by up to 93 days in jail. A person convicted of Reckless Discharge of a Firearm will normally be placed on supervised probation for 1-2 years and will be ordered to attend anger management courses, therapy, jail work program, or community service. However, the long term consequences of having a Reckless Discharge of a Firearm conviction will last the rest of your life.