Novinger Man Faces Multiple Charges for Shooting

A man is facing several charges following a shooting at a gas station. Police say surveillance video allegedly shows 37-year-old Richard L. McCully, Jr. drive alongside the victim’s pickup truck at 7th Heaven Convenience Store in Novinger, and fire a weapon. According to court documents, McCully admitted firing one round from a handgun through the windshield of a pickup truck that had a man inside it. McCully claimed the man had tried to run him over, and that’s why he fired at him. McCully is formally charged with assault in the first degree, armed criminal action, and unlawful use of a weapon.