Shot Fired at Mesa Inn Leaves 1 Injured
KREX News Room
GRAND JUNCTION, Colo.- A man was taken to the hospital with minor injuries after a bullet came through the wall in one of the rooms at Mesa Inn on Horizon Drive.
Zachariah McCullough, 26, is facing charges of reckless endangerment, assault, prohibited use of a weapon and illegal discharge of a firearm.
Around 9 p.m. Sunday Grand Junction police responded to the Mesa Inn on Horizon Drive after receiving reports that a man was shot in his hotel room.
The victim said he was in his room when he heard a loud bang and felt that he had been hit with shrapnel.
Officers found a large hole in the wall and discovered that McCullough was in a adjacent room handling a large revolver; it went off and the bullet went through the wall.
The victim's shoulder wound was treated at the hospital and he was released with minor injuries.