Los Osos man shoots at juveniles for moving a log
February 21, 2011
A Los Osos man became angry with a group of juveniles playing near his home and allegedly shot at the youths on Sunday afternoon.
The seven youths ages 12 through 14 were playing in the vicinity of Dan Richard Mulligan’s home on the 500 block of Skyline drive when they moved a log.
Mulligan,59, allegedly confronted the youths, threatened to kill them, brandished a shotgun and shot in the direction of the juveniles. No one was injured.
The children ran from the area and called the authorities.
San Luis Obispo Sheriff deputies seized Mulligan’s shotgun and arrested him on suspicion of assault with a deadly weapon, terrorist threats and brandishing a firearm. He was taken to San Luis Obispo County Jail with bail set at $50,000.