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Wheeling Man Arrested for Wanton Endangerment, Allegedly Fired Shots Inside Home

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A Wheeling man has been charged with wanton endangerment and being a felon in possession of a firearm after an incident on Wednesday night in Wheeling.

Donald Ellis was arrested after Wheeling Police responded to a battery call. Police said that when they entered the home, they found Ellis sitting on a bed with a gun to his chin. Ellis eventually handed the gun over and was arrested. 

Police then discovered that Ellis had fired a round in the downstairs living room. 

He was taken into custody and transferred to the Northern Regional jail pending his arraignment.