[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Lehighton at time of adoption of Code; see Ch. 1, General Provisions, Art. I. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Firearms in parks — See Ch. 159, § 159-1K.
No person shall, except in necessary defense of person or property, fire or discharge any gun or other firearm or any air rifle within the Borough of Lehighton. This restriction shall not apply to police officers using their weapons in the line of duty.
Any person who shall violate any of the provisions of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof before any District Justice, be subject to a fine of not more than $600. and costs of prosecution and, in default of payment of such fine and costs, to imprisonment in the county jail for not more than 30 days.