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Kewaskum Man Arrested Of Firing Off Rifle

Washington County Sheriff’s deputies arrested a Town of Kewaskum man Tuesday night for firing off a rifle. The Sheriff’s office received a number of phone calls about rapid gunfire in the 8200 block of Prospect Drive in the Town of Kewaskum. The 46-year-old man told deputies he had fired a rifle. Deputies say he was drunk and failed sobriety tests. He was arrested on a charge of endangering safety by use of a dangerous weapon and was taken to the County Jail. The incident was reported shortly before 11 Tuesday evening.