- Associated Press - Thursday, September 10, 2015

TEMPLE, Texas (AP) - An off-duty Central Texas police officer has been accused of firing a gun into a hotel wall during a law enforcement event in El Paso.

Temple police Cpl. Kenneth Lee Sheka (SHEE’-kuh) was charged with deadly conduct/discharge of firearm after Tuesday’s incident. Nobody was hurt.

Sheka was freed Wednesday on $2,500 bond.

Sheka was in El Paso for the Combined Law Enforcement Association of Texas convention. Police say a worker complained that Sheka made inappropriate sexual comments, touched her and she said stop. Sheka then allegedly fired a round into a wall.

Temple police Cpl. Christopher Wilcox said Thursday that the incident involved a personal weapon belonging to Sheka, who’s been an officer since 2009. Sheka has not returned to service pending a disciplinary meeting with Interim Chief Jim Tobin.

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