Emotional video shows Appleton officer’s release from hospital after she was shot during struggle with suspect

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APPLETON -- Police have identified the police officer, bystander and suspect involved in a fatal shooting over the weekend in Appleton.

Appleton police say Officer Stephanie Wiener and Andrew Maltbey were shot with Wiener's gun during a struggle with shoplifting suspect Marcus Felton.

23-year-old Felton, of Appleton, then fatally shot himself in the head, police say.

Marcus Felton and Stephanie Wiener

Marcus Felton and Stephanie Wiener

Wiener was released from the hospital Tuesday, May 31st. She has been with the Appleton Police Department since January of 2015.

Maltbey, 23, of Appleton, was one of two people who saw Wiener and Felton struggling and stopped to help. He was released from the hospital on Sunday, May 29th.


Appleton police say the shooting happened just after midnight Saturday on S. Kensington Drive, after two gas station thefts.

One of the thefts was not far from the fight on Kensington. The other happened on E. Newberry Street.

The Green Bay Police Department is investigating the incident.

Appleton police say Wiener will not be granting interviews and also say they have asked Maltbey not to make public comments as the incident remains under investigation.


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