Police: Dothan man charged after firing at three people

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DOTHAN, Ala. (WDHN) — A Dothan man is facing several assault charges after firing a gun at a group of people Tuesday, according to the Dothan Police Department.

The department said Jimmy Lee Fells, 30, of Dothan shot at three people sitting on the front porch of a home on the 800 block of McKay Street. They were not hurt, but police say he hit two empty cars, and the home behind the house with the porch.

He’s charged with three counts of first-degree assault, two charges for firing into an unoccupied vehicle, and one for firing into an occupied building.

Fells is now in the Houston County Jail on a bond totaling $105,000.  

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