MEDFORD - Police
say a high school football game in northern Wisconsin was
suspended for about two hours and players and fans were sent to a
gymnasium on lockdown due to shots fired nearby.
Chief Ken Coyer tells WJFW-TV a man opened fire around 3 p.m. just
down the street from Medford Area Senior High School. He says the
game was stopped as a precaution. The station reports no one was
injured in the shooting.
The chief tells
WEAU-TV a 19-year-old male suspect is in custody at the Taylor
Herald says the game was tied when it was halted but Chippewa
Falls went on to beat Medford, 22-14.