Decatur man charged with shooting at home after fight

James Edward Fletcher Jr

He was arrested Friday.

Posted: Mar 8, 2021 1:41 PM

A Decatur man has been arrested after police said he fired gunshots at a home.

James Edward Fletcher Jr., 39, was arrested Friday and charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling and reckless endangerment, according to the Decatur Police Department.

Decatur police officers on Feb. 28 responded to call about a shooting in the 600 block of 5th Avenue SW. Officers found shots had been fired at a residence following an apparent altercation between Fletcher and a victim, police said.

Fletcher was taken to the Morgan County Correctional Facility with a $36,000 bond.

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