By Samantha Brooks
HNN Spring Intern
A Big Island man who isn't allowed to own a gun has been charged with a number of firearm offenses.
Police responded to Ocean View on Thursday about 3 p.m. to find Federico Tacderan allegedly discharging a weapon in the area.
Tacderan had previously been convicted of crimes that prohibited him from owning a gun or ammunition.
Police said they found a firearm and ammunition at his home after executing a search warrant.
Tacderan was charged with discharging a firearm in a residential area and is being held on $11,500 bail.