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Man arrested after shots fired in Grand Junction neighborhood

Matthew Parker was arrested without incident and is facing charges of illegal discharge of a...
Matthew Parker was arrested without incident and is facing charges of illegal discharge of a weapon and six other charges including prohibited use of weapons and reckless endangerment.(KKCO)
Published: Nov. 22, 2021 at 3:13 PM MST
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GRAND JUNCTION, Colo. (KKCO) - Matthew Parker was arrested without incident and is facing charges of illegal discharge of a weapon and six other charges including prohibited use of weapons and reckless endangerment.

On Saturday, Nov. 20, deputies responded to a report of a shooting on the 2700 block of Sierra Vista Road. A homeowner described hearing a loud noise and glass breaking early in the morning and found what appeared to be a bullet hole in their bathroom. Upon further investigation, deputies located an additional home and a vehicle with bullet holes and no injuries were reported.

Deputies determined the shots came from a residence on Sego Court. After obtaining a search warrant, deputies located 82 spent rounds inside the house as well as bullet holes. Parker is currently being held at the Mesa County Detention Facility.

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