nj shooting range shooting range owner and owner of the NJ shooting range was arrested on gun charges, authorities said.
In a press release on Tuesday, New Jersey State Police said Christopher J. Mabry, 43, of New Castle County, was arrested Tuesday on charges of carrying a concealed weapon, possession of a firearm in the commission of a crime, carrying a dangerous weapon, and unlawful possession of ammunition.
He is being held on $100,000 bail.
Authorities said the gun charge stemmed from a January 2016 incident at the shooting range where a man reportedly was shot in the face, causing him to lose consciousness.
He was later transported to the University of New Jersey Hospital for treatment.
Mabry was booked into the New Castle Jail on Tuesday afternoon on the first charge, which is a second-degree assault.
He also was charged with one count of possession of firearms by a prohibited person, one count each of reckless endangerment, possessing a firearm by a person prohibited from possessing it and possession of firearm by an unlawful person.
Mibry’s attorney could not be reached for comment on Tuesday.
According to police, Mabries previous criminal record includes four felony convictions and three misdemeanor charges dating back to 2014.
He had previously been arrested on charges including possession of an offensive weapon, assault and battery with a deadly weapon and possession/carrying of a gun without a license.
Mobbs said the shooting was not related to the incident.
The New Jersey Shooting Range is a private, nonprofit, recreational shooting range.
It has a capacity for 2,200 shooters, according to the company’s website.
The NJ Shooting Range does not sell guns, but there are some who use the range for hunting and target shooting, according the website.