A Buffalo man was arrested at 8:25 p.m. Friday on charges of threatening a man with a 12-gauge shotgun and illegal possession of snapping turtles, Buffalo police said.

Police said Hasson Patton, no age or address listed, made threats and fired a shotgun into the air.

Police charged Patton with reckless endangerment and menacing, and issued him an environmental conservation law summons. Further information was unavailable.