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UPDATE: Names released after Oneida shooting incident

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ONEIDA, Wis. (WFRV) – The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) has released the names of the officer and suspect involved in the Oneida shooting incident on Sunday, Feb. 21.

According to a release, the suspect who was transported to a hospital was 30-year-old Carl King from Oneida.

The DOJ says King is still being treated for his injuries and is in stable condition.

The officer involved in the shooting, Dakota Oskey, has worked for Oneida Tribal Police Department for more than one year and is placed on administrative leave per department policy.

The investigation is ongoing and no further information is currently available.

Original Story: Suspect ‘seriously injured’ in shooting incident with Oneida officer

Feb 21, 2021 5:49 a.m.

ONEIDA, Wis. (WFRV) – The Wisconsin Department of Justice (DOJ) Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is investigating an officer-involved critical incident in Oneida that occurred in the early morning of Sunday.

According to the DOJ, at around 1:30 a.m., Oneida Tribal Police Department Dispatch saw a suspect drive their vehicle into the parking lot of the police department.

Officials say the suspect then got out of the vehicle and began ‘acting erratically.’ Authorities say Dispatch proceeded to ask an Oneida Tribal Police Officer to return to the police department and investigate the suspect in the parking lot.

Upon arrival, the DOJ reports the Oneida officer and the suspect exchanged gunfire. Police say the suspect was struck during the exchange and taken to a local hospital to be treated for serious injuries.

The Oneida Officer was not injured, and no other individuals were injured during the incident, according to the DOJ.

DCI is leading this investigation and are assisted by Brown County Sheriff’s Office, Hobart-Lawrence Police Department, Wisconsin State Patrol, and the DOJ Office of Crime Victim Services.

Officials say the investigation is ongoing and no further information is available at this time. Local 5 will provide updates as the story develops.

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