In Teaneck, New Jersey, Daniel Collins, 72, was arrested on Monday night after a neighbor's fart allegedly drove him to threaten him with a gun, Det. Lt. Andrew McGurr told NJ.com.
The unidentified neighbor told police officers that Collins pointed a revolver at him in the vestibule of their apartment building.
Collins admitted that he confronted the man after hearing him pass gas in front of his apartment door, but denied threatening him with a gun.
Collins consented to a search, and police officers found a .32 caliber revolver in his vehicle.
He was arrested and charged with aggravated assault, possession of a weapon for an unlawful purpose, unlawful possession of a firearm and making terroristic threats.