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Good morning. I certainly understand the situation and your concern. Yes, eviction needs to be filed in the county where the rental property is located. In a month-to-month rental agreement, a landlord can issue a 24-hour written notice to end a tenancy under very limited circumstances. The law specifies the reasons. You may send a 24-hour eviction notice if the tenant(s) have/has intentionally injured someone other than a member of the household, intentionally damaged the property, or committed an act that is “outrageous in the extreme.” An outrageous-in-the-extreme act is not specifically defined by law, but does include prostitution or promotion of prostitution, violence, manufacture or delivery of drugs, intimidation and burglary. Based upon what you described above, firing a shot and using a gun would likely rise to that level, so the process can be started and they remain, you could proceed through the court to evict.
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