Man Armed With Pellet Rifle Taken Into Custody After Noise Complaints

The sheriff’s office says noise complaint call nearly escalated to a disaster when someone reportedly said they were going to take matters into their own hands.

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- A man is behind bars after investigators say he tried using a pellet gun to confront someone playing loud music. According to the San Joaquin County Sheriff's Office, the suspect called to complain about a party at his neighbor's house and said if they didn't respond quickly, he would, quote, "take care of it himself." Deputies found the man holding the gun and eventually got him to drop it.