Officials release name of deputy involved in Delafield incident

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.
twin oaks

DELAFIELD (WITI) — Waukesha County Sheriff’s officials have released the name of the individual involved in an officer-involved shooting incident in Delafield on Tuesday, January 8th. 

Sheriff’s officials were called to a home on Twin Oaks Drive just before 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday after a 911 caller reported a 31-year-old man was suicidal and in possession of a shotgun.

Officials say there were two other family members inside the home at the time.

Michael Doud, a 52-year-old Waukesha County Sheriff’s Deputy with 22 years of service shot the man after he reportedly failed to comply with commands from officials to drop his weapon.

The 31-year-old was taken by Flight for Life to Froedtert Hospital, where he remained on Wednesday.

Officials say this incident is being investigated by the Walworth County Sheriff’s Department.