MONDAY 4/26/2021 12:56 p.m.
WESTON, Wis. (WFRV) – After an officer-involved shooting on April 23, one woman was found dead inside an appointment.
According to authorities, an autopsy confirmed the woman’s death was due to stabbing. An investigation also confirmed that the woman was the 911 caller and was killed by the man who is in critical condition.
The man is receiving continued medical care at a local hospital and is in critical condition.
The investigation is ongoing, and no further information is availabe at this time.
Local 5 will update this story if more information becomes available.
ORIGINAL: Officer-involved shooting outside of Wausau, one dead
FRIDAY 4/23/2021 10:03 a.m.
WESTON, Wis. (WFRV) – The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is investigating a critical incident in Weston that happened early Friday morning.
According to the DOJ, around 3:30 a.m. Everest Metro Police Officers responded to a report of a woman requesting assistance. Officers entered the building and heard a woman screaming inside the apartment.
When officers entered they found an armed man and during the incident, the officers discharged their weapons. Authorities say the man has been transported to a local hospital and is in critical condition.
According to authorities, upon entry officers found one deceased woman. DCI is leading the investigation into both of the officers who fired their weapons and the deceased woman.
DCI is being assisted by the Marathon County Sheriff’s Office, Wisconsin State Patrol, the Wisconsin State Crime Laboratory and Marathon County Crime Victim Services.
The investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time.
The full release can be viewed online.
Local 5 will update this story as more information becomes available.