A man was detained in Val Verde on Monday after allegedly pointing a shotgun at a passerby, according to Natalie Arriaga, spokeswoman for the Santa Clarita Valley Sheriff’s Station.
Arriaga said deputies received a call for service at approximately 1 p.m. that a man in his 60s wearing a green shirt, was seen wielding a shotgun while standing in a dirt lot near the intersection of San Martinez Road and Val Verde Road .
As someone drove by, the man reportedly pointed the shotgun at them.
Deputies detained the man, but have not arrested him, at the time of this publication, pending an investigation of the incident.
There were no shots fired or any injuries reported.