A 35-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested after police received reports that someone was in the street shooting an air weapon at cats.
Officers attended the scene, in Windsor Close, Newhall, shortly before 7pm last night.
When they arrived the found a man in the front garden of a house.
Derbyshire Police say a search inside the property revealed an air weapon and the man was arrested, and the weapon seized.
He was last night questioned and bailed pending further investigation.
Any witnesses are asked to contact Derbyshire Police on 101.