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1 dead, 2 detained in connection with “suspicious death” investigation in East Troy

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EAST TROY -- Police are conducting an investigation into a "suspicious death" on Emery Court in East Troy on Monday, January 2nd.

Police say officers responded to a home on Emery Court around 12:30 p.m. for a report of gunshots.

Suspicious death investigation on Emery Court in East Troy

Suspicious death investigation on Emery Court in East Troy

One person was found dead, and two others were detained.

The deceased has been identified as 36-year-old David Bauspies of McHenry, Illinois.

The two men detained in connection with this incident are a 31-year-old man from McHenry, and a 22-year-old man from East Troy.

Charges have been referred to the Walworth County District Attorney's Office.

Village of East Troy police are leading this investigation -- assisted by the Walworth County Sheriff's Office.

Police are calling this an "isolated incident."

Neighbors said all the commotion Monday was the most police activity they've seen in the area in quite some time.

"We've never had any form of anything like this happen before, so I'm not overly concerned, but sure it is scary," Evan Wuerl said.

Shooting incident in East Troy

Shooting incident in East Troy

"The second I walked out the door I thought there was every cop in the world outside. Obviously it was something bad. This is a pretty rare thing in East Troy. I have a nine-year-old son that, of course, I love dearly and there`s got to be another 25, 30 kids that are non-stop playing around here," a neighbor named Joe said.

Suspicious death investigation on Emery Court in East Troy

Suspicious death investigation on Emery Court in East Troy

Joe said he knows someone who lives in the building where this happened.

"Was just shaking. Out of her mind," Joe said.

Suspicious death investigation on Emery Court in East Troy

Suspicious death investigation on Emery Court in East Troy

The investigation is ongoing.

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