Nev. Rev. Stat. Ann. § 202.290 (2017)

Nevada Revised Statutes Annotated

Title 15. Crimes and Punishments.

Chapter 202. Crimes Against Public Health and Safety.


Dangerous Weapons and Firearms

202.290. Aiming firearm at human being; discharging weapon where person might be endangered; penalty.

Unless a greater penalty is provided in NRS 202.287, a person who willfully:

1. Aims any gun, pistol, revolver or other firearm, whether loaded or not, at or toward any human being; or

2. Discharges any firearm, air gun or other weapon, or throws any deadly missile in a public place, or in any place where any person might be endangered thereby, although an injury does not result,

is guilty of a gross misdemeanor.