Man struck by wayward bullet in West Bend

  • Associated Press
  • March 5, 2014 - 7:45 AM

WEST BEND, Wis. — A man is injured in his second-floor apartment in West Bend when he was struck by a wayward bullet.

Police say a man on the first floor of the apartment building was handling a rifle when it shot up through the ceiling Tuesday night. WTMJ-TV ( ) says the bullet hit the second-floor resident in the stomach. He was taken to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Officers arrested the man handling the rifle.

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