Indiana Code Title 35. Criminal Law and Procedure § 35-47-4-3

Sec. 3 . (a) This section does not apply to a law enforcement officer who is acting within the scope of the law enforcement officer's official duties or to a person who is justified in using reasonable force against another person under:

(1)  IC 35-41-3-2 ;  or

(2)  IC 35-41-3-3 .

(b) A person who knowingly or intentionally points a firearm at another person commits a Level 6 felony.  However, the offense is a Class A misdemeanor if the firearm was not loaded.

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