Troy men charged with shooting into occupied dwelling

Published 6:00 am Thursday, June 7, 2018

Troy police responded to a call of shots fired at approximately 6:45 Monday morning on Hubbard Street and found that a house had been fired into, although nobody was harmed.

Police have now arrested two Troy men they suspect are involved in the shooting.

Brandon Ramond Moultry, 34, and James Edward Siler, 43, have been arrested and charged with discharging a firearm into an occupied dwelling, a Class B Felony.

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Troy Police Chief Randall Barr said investigators were able to identify the two as suspects after responding to the scene of the crime.

Siler was arrested without incident Tuesday at an apartment complex in the 600 block of Henderson Drive. Moultry turned himself in Wednesday to the police department.

Both men were booked into the Pike County Jail on $10,000 bond each.

The charge is punishable by up to 20 years in prison.