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WF police detain woman after shot fired into ceiling

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WEST FARGO - A woman was detained after an incident early Tuesday morning, Feb. 13, in which a shot was fired from a gun into the ceiling of a residence on Center Street, the West Fargo Police Department reported.

Police responded to a firearms disturbance call about 2:10 a.m. in the 500 block of Center Street. When they arrived, they discovered that a female had fired one shot from a firearm into the ceiling of the residence. Officers then detained the female, whose name and age were not released, the report said.

A neighbor was able to retrieve all the firearms from the residence before police arrived, the report said.

Police determined the female may have loaded the weapon in an attempt to harm herself, the report said.