West Fargo man accidentally fires gun into apartment below

Published: Mar. 27, 2019 at 9:03 PM CDT
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A West Fargo man could face charges after accidentally firing his gun into the apartment below him.

Police were called out to Lake Crest Apartments shortly after 8 Wednesday night after someone reported a shot fired. That's at 3010 7th Street West in West Fargo.

Police tell us a 19-year-old man was cleaning his gun and didn't realize he still had a round in the chamber.

The man pulled the trigger, sending the bullet through his 2nd floor apartment and into a wall in the apartment below. The two people below tell police, they saw the bullet fly by.

No one was hit and no one has been arrested yet.

Authorities say there were no injuries. This incident remains under investigation and charges are pending.


Police are at a West Fargo apartment building after someone reported shots fired within the last hour.

A man, who lives in the apartment building at 3010 7th street west, tells Valley News Live that his daughter heard banging from down the hallway. When he looked out his apartment into the hallway, he says he say two officers standing near two people, who were sitting in the hallway. We have a crew on the scene, so look for updates.

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