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Woman found with gunshots wounds to arm and leg in Sawyer County


Sawyer Co. (News Release) - On August 14, 2014, at approximately 7:18 p.m., the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office received a 911 call from a male requesting an ambulance for “wounds.” The address was 8244N Ochu Road, Town of Bass Lake. The caller would not give any medical information.

A Sawyer County deputy and ambulance responded. A female was found inside the residence with gunshot wounds to her arm and leg. EMS rendered aid and after statements made by the male on scene, he was arrested and transported to the Sawyer County Jail.

The gunshot victim was transported to a hospital, where she is in fair condition.

The crime scene was secured and the incident is being investigated by the Sawyer County Sheriff’s Office, with assistance from the Wisconsin Division of Criminal Investigations and State Patrol.

The investigation is ongoing.

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