It's Wisconsin: Pastor, parishioner cited for shooting arrow during church

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Pastor, parishioner cited for shooting arrow during church service
SHEBOYGAN FALLS -- A pastor and parishioner have been cited by police for shooting an arrow during a church service in Sheboygan Falls. The Rev. John Putnam had Jason Wilke shoot the arrow across the front of the church during a recent service at Pentecostals of Sheboygan County. Putnam says it was a "teaching tool" used during his sermon.

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