LOYAL — State officials are
investigating an officer-involved shooting in Loyal that
resulted in the death of a person who fired on law
enforcement and injured an officer.
Wisconsin Department of
Justice officials say the shooting happened early Friday
morning after the suspect fled a traffic stop.
Investigators say there was a standoff at the suspect's
residence and a Clark County sheriff's deputy was shot.
Officers eventually entered the building and shot and
killed the suspect.
The name of the suspect has
not been released.
Officials say the deputy
received non-life threatening injuries. No other
individuals were hurt during the standoff.
The officer who shot the
suspect is a Marathon County sheriff's deputy. He has been
placed on paid administrative leave, which is department