Lightning fan invited to arena watch party after neighbor misunderstood his shout of ‘Shoot’ and called police

Devon Garnett, the fan who had a neighbor call the police after a misunderstanding as he watched Wednesday's Stanley Cup Final game at a friend's house, was invited to the Lightning's arena for a Game 4 watch party Friday night.

Police were called after Garnett shouted, "Shoot," – as in shoot the puck – at the television during Game 3. 

"(Lightning defenseman Victor) Hedman was trying to do a little toe drag or something and I wanted him to shoot the puck, so I just screamed out, 'Shoot. Shoot,' " Garnett told WKRN TV.

Sheriff’s office spokesperson Natalia Verdina told the Tampa Bay Times that a neighbor thought there was a domestic dispute.

“Four deputies responded and discovered there were no domestic problems at the apartment in question,” Verdina told the newspaper. “It was a roommate screaming at the TV in regards to a Lightning game.”

Garnett tweeted a photo of him meeting Hockey Hall of Famer Dave Andreychuk at Amalie Arena on Friday night.

He also tweeted video of himself at the arena.

I get to scream as loud as I want and not get trouble 😅

"I get to scream as loud as I want and not get (in) trouble," he tweeted.

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