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UPDATE: Drugs, alcohol involved in Shawano gun incident


SHAWANO (WAOW) – Drugs and alcohol were involved in the firing of a gun last night in Shawano, according to the police department.

Officials say it happened around 11 p.m. Thursday night at an apartment building in the 800 block of South Kadletz Street.

Police say a man was alone in an apartment room, when he fired one shot indiscriminately.

No injuries were reported.

Shawano Police Chief Mark Kohl says the department is recommending charged of endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon, carrying a concealed weapon and drug possession.

Officials say the man was arrested running from the scene.

No word yet on why the man fired the gun. The investigation is ongoing.

The man's name has not been released.

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