FORT WORTH (CBSDFW.COM/AP) — Officials say a bullet fired into the air fell through a church roof in North Texas and nearly struck a pastor conducting a New Year’s Eve service.
Pastor Evan Risher says he was preaching Monday night at Ramp Church in Fort Worth when a bullet landed on the ground in front of him. There were some 300 people were inside the church at the time. No one was hurt.READ MORE: Carroll ISD Parents Pack School Board Meeting Following Administrator's Secretly-Recorded Holocaust Comment
Risher says he picked up the .40-caliber bullet and incorporated it into his sermon.READ MORE: Police From All Over Rally To Lift Spirits Of North Texas Child Battling Cancer
The bullet was fired from outside the church. Risher says police believe the bullet came from people firing celebratory gunshots shortly before the stroke of midnight.MORE NEWS: 1-Year-Old Dallas Boy At Center Of Amber Alert Found Safe
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