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UPDATE: Sheboygan Police release more information on Monday’s gun-related incident

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TUESDAY 9/24/19 1:25 p.m.

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WFRV) — Sheboygan Police are releasing more information regarding a gun-related incident on the city’s south side.

Officials say they were dispatched to the 3000 block of South Business Drive just after 5 p.m. Monday.

Upon arrival, police say a 22-year-old man approached them. While being detained, the man reportedly told officers that there was a subject suffering from gunshot wounds in a vehicle at the end of the parking lot.

A firearm was recovered from the man, according to officials.

Sheboygan Police located a 57-year-old man, deceased, in a vehicle in the parking. Officials say he has been identified as a Manitowoc resident.

A large frame firearm was reportedly recovered from within the vehicle.

Police say the 22-year-old was cooperative and gave a statement that he had driven the Manitowoc man to the area so he could obtain funds to pay for work done on his vehicle.

The man continued, saying that while in the parking lot, the Manitowoc man pulled a handgun and a struggle ensued in the vehicle.

According to officials, the man told police he retrieved his own handgun and fired two shots at the victim.

Sheboygan Police say the investigation is ongoing.

One dead, one in custody in Sheboygan gun-related incident

MONDAY 9/23/19 7:20 p.m.

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WFRV) — Sheboygan Police say one person has died and another has been taken into custody in connection with a gun-related incident on the city’s south side.

Officers say they discovered the victim at the scene while investigating the incident. Shortly after, officials say the suspect was taken into custody without incident in the immediate area.

Police say the weapon was recovered and the incident is not expected to be a random act.

According to a statement by Sheboygan Police, more information will be provided Tuesday.

Sheboygan Police investigating gun-related incident

MONDAY 9/23/19 6:45 p.m.

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (WFRV) — Sheboygan Police say they are investigating a gun-related incident on the city’s south side.

Around 5:05 p.m., officers say they were dispatched to the 3000 block of South Business Drive for the incident.

Police say they believe there is no danger to the community.

No further information is available as the investigation remains ongoing.

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