Man, girl wounded after shooting in Fond du Lac

FOND DU LAC — Two people, a 26-year-old man and a 17-year-old girl, were taken to the hospital late Wednesday night, Sept. 12 following a shooting in Fond du Lac. No arrests have been made.

According to police, around 10:30 p.m., officers were called out to the Forest Plaza Apartments for a report of two people who had been shot. Upon arrival, officers located two victims at the rear entrance to the apartment complex who had sustained gunshot wounds.

The 26-year-old Fond du Lac man was transported by Fond du Lac Fire and Rescue to the Flight for Life hangar at the Fond du Lac County Airport where the victim was flown to Theda Care Medical Center in critical condition.

The 17-year-old Fond du Lac girl was transported by Fond du Lac Fire and Rescue to St. Agnes Hospital in serious condition. She was later transferred to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee.

Officers cordoned off a two-block area around the Forest Plaza Apartments while they secured the scene and searched for any possible suspect(s). No suspects have been identified, but investigators do not believe this was a random act.

The investigation is ongoing.