Barrie Police say a man has been charged after neighbours reported finding arrows in their backyards.
One complainant was that the residents of the home participated in archery and knife throwing in their backyard. Another said they found sharp pointed arrows on their property.
A 30-year-old man was issued a city bylaw ticket for discharging a firearm, which carries a $490 fine.
Police say the bylaw also includes air guns, pellet guns, BB guns, paint ball markers, crossbows, longbows, or anything that can be adapted to be used as a firearm.