The article is light on details, but I would not be surprised if that moron wound up getting charged for “reckless endangerment” or whatever the code stipulates.
It stinks, but you can’t just start shooting over property.
I saw this story and was like
It’s only a car. If it was a car jacking, maybe but an auto theft - NOPE!
Dolts like this guy hurt our cause much more than they help it. As a CC permit holder here in NC, I can tell you that theft is not a legitimate reason to discharge, or even brandish, your firearm. Charges are sure to follow.