EAST WENATCHEE — A 33-year-old Wenatchee man was arrested early Sunday morning after he fired a shotgun and the pellets punched a hole in a motel room door, police say.
Jeffrey J. Pickens was arrested on suspicion of reckless endangerment, unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of a controlled substance about 6 a.m. Sunday. No one was injured. Assistant Chief Dan Reierson of the East Wenatchee Police Department said he did not know why the gun was fired at the door. The incident happened at Inn at the River, 580 Valley Mall Parkway.