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Incident Report for Case #2018-300713

Incident Type

Weapons Violation

Incident Date

08/06/2018 - 3:51 PM

Address

2100 block Sunnyside Crescent

Victim(s)

Male, age 19, McFarland, WI

Details

A McFarland teen was shot in the hand and suffered graze wounds to his back and arm in what Violent Crime Unit detectives say was a targeted act of gun violence Monday afternoon.

The victim stopped his car in the 2100 block of Sunnyside Crescent shortly before 4:00 p.m. Witnesses said two men approached the car. The victim ended up speeding away as a suspect fired a handgun. A round went through a window of the car and hit the victim.

He later showed up at a local hospital for medical attention. Detectives are in the process of identifying and arresting suspects.

Released 08/07/2018 at 10:26 AM by PIO Joel Despain

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