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Man fatally shot following officer-involved critical incident in Town of Geneva

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WALWORTH COUNTY -- A man is dead following an officer-involved shooting that took place on Highway H near Petrie Road in the Town of Geneva Thursday evening, February 2nd.

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The Walworth County Sheriff's Office says a deputy and a patrol officer with the Elkhorn Police Department, were involved in an on-duty officer-involved shooting. An adult male suspect was shot and has died.

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The names of the officers and the deceased suspect are being withheld pending notification.

All officers involved are OK.

The Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation is currently investigating the incident per the request of the Walworth County Sheriff's Office.

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More detailsĀ are expected to be released in the coming days.

 

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