[HISTORY: Adopted by the Borough Council of the Borough of Lewisburg 9-7-1948 by Ord. No. 348; amended in its entirety 10-20-1987 by Ord. No. 833. Amendments noted where applicable.]
Except in necessary defense of person and property and except as provided in § 170-3 of this chapter, it shall be unlawful for any person to use, fire, or discharge any gun or other firearm within the Borough of Lewisburg.
[Amended 4-17-2012 by Ord. No. 1014]
It shall be unlawful for any person to discharge any air rifle, air pistol, spring gun, spring pistol, B-B gun, bow and arrow, or similar device, or any implement that is not a firearm but which impels a pellet of any kind with a force that can reasonably be expected to cause bodily harm, at any place within the Borough, except as provided in § 170-3 of this chapter, and except on a target range which is properly constructed to trap or stop the projectile as ascertained by the Police Chief of the Buffalo Valley Regional Police Department.
this chapter shall not apply to any law enforcement officers when used in the discharge of their official duties.
Any person who shall violate any provision of this chapter shall, upon conviction thereof, be sentenced to pay a fine of not more than $300, and/or to imprisonment for a term not to exceed 90 days.