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Police: Iowa hotel water pipe shot; man charged

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SIOUX CITY (AP) -

A man has been charged after Sioux City police say he shot a water pipe in a hotel room, flooding two floors.

Sgt. Scott Hatting says 30-year-old Brett Anderson was inside a Super 8 Hotel room Friday when he accidentally fired his gun. Hatting says a water pipe was struck, causing water to flood the first and second floors. No injuries were reported.

The Sioux City Journal (http://bit.ly/22rE5Re ) reports that Anderson was arrested and charged with reckless use of a firearm. It was not immediately clear if Anderson has an attorney.

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