Marathon County shooting: Four dead including cop

| Updated: Mar 23, 2017 13:32 IST

Rothschild (Wisconsin) [USA], Mar. 23 (ANI): One police officer and three civilians were killed in a series of shootings on Wednesday afternoon in Marathon County, according to the Police. In a news conference Wednesday night, the police confirmed one person is in custody and there are no more threats, according to a report in Fox 11 News. The first shooting occurred around 1:00 p.m., when someone reported shots being fired at Marathon Savings Bank in Rothschild. About 10 minutes later, police received a call for shots fired at Tlusty, Kennedy and Dirks law office in Schofield, which is less than two miles away from the bank. A few minutes later, police were called to Aspen Street Apartments, about two miles from the law office. About a dozen gunshots were heard around 5:00 p.m., according to reports. Police believe the incidents are domestic related, but provided few details beyond. Schools in the D.C. Everest School District were put on lockdown for a few hours and a number of residents were evacuated from one of the scenes. (ANI)

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