No injuries were reported, but a hunter will face charges for firing a shot that entered a neighbor’s home in Grant County on Thanksgiving, authorities reported.
Grant County Sheriff Nate Dreckman said in a statement that at about 11:30 a.m., a bullet went through a residence in the town of Mount Ida owned by Joel Belstra, 37, of Fennimore, during a family get together for the holiday.
An investigation by the Grant County Sheriff Office and the state Department of Natural Resources found that a neighbor, Kevin Zart, 30, of Fennimore, was hunting with his young son when Zart fired three rounds at deer, two in the direction of the Belstra residence, Dreckman said.
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Charges will be filed for endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon against Zart, Dreckman said.
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