Suspect shot by Kenosha County sheriff’s deputy in Bristol

Published: Oct. 21, 2021 at 12:37 PM CDT
Email This Link
Share on Pinterest
Share on LinkedIn

BRISTOL, Wis. (AP) — Authorities say a Kenosha County sheriff’s deputy has shot and wounded a suspect during an encounter at a convenience store in Bristol.

Sheriff’s Sgt. David Wright says the shooting happened about 11:30 a.m. Thursday at the Benson Corners gas station on Highway 75.

The suspect who was shot was taken by ambulance to Froedtert Pleasant Prairie Hospital. The Kenosha News reports a police dog was also apparently wounded in the incident and taken to a veterinary clinic.

Detectives are at the scene of the shooting.

Copyright 2021 WMTV. All rights reserved.