Firing shots at a deputy lands a Hobbs man in hot water.
Officers arrested 23-year-old Andrew Maldonado.
Police were called out Tuesday night about shots being fired out of a black car.
A deputy spotted the car with 23-year-old Andrew Maldonado inside.
We're told Maldonado began shooting at the deputy and sped off.
The chase ended when Maldonado took a corner too quickly, tried to back up and crashed into the deputy.
A gun was found on the scene when authorities arrested Maldonado.
He's out of jail on a $5,000 bond.