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Fireworks and gun shots puts one man in jail

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LAWTON, Okla._This time of year, and especially this week, that thought of "gunshot or firework" may come to mind.

In a northwest Lawton neighborhood on the Thursday night, it was both. Lawton police were called to a home on northwest Baldwin just after 8:00 p.m. when a witness told police he had Tommy Craig on video, lighting fireworks and then firing five shots from a semi-automatic handgun into the air. Police could tell Craig was intoxicated and found seven .40 caliber casings in the area.

He was arrested for reckless conduct with a firearm.

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