State law reference— Criminal damage to property, KRS ch. 512.
Sec. 17-3. - Discharging weapons, throwing objects, etc.
It shall be unlawful for any person to shoot, throw or discharge any gun, pistol, rifle, missile, arrow, bullet or other object in such a manner as to endanger life, limb or property in the city.
It shall be unlawful for any person to permit a violation of subsection (a) to occur on any premises under his control.
The provisions of subsection (a) shall not apply to:
Members of the armed forces of the United States or the National Guard while they are engaged in the performance of their official duties.
Law enforcement officers while they are engaged in the performance of their official duties as such.
Persons while they are exercising their legal rights of self-defense, defense of property or defense of others.
Any person who lawfully discharges a firearm within an indoor weapons training and recreational facility that meets generally accepted industry design, construction and operation standards and complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.
(Code 1955, § 13-51.1; Ord. No. 61-2002, § 1, 10-15-2002)