Man struck by wayward bullet in West Bend

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WEST BEND, Wis. (AP) – 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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