RUSK COUNTY -- One person was airlifted to an Eau Claire hosptial following an alleged shooting that took place in Rusk County last night, according to a press release from the Rusk County Sheriff's Office issued a short time ago.

(Press Release) --  On July 6, 2018, at about 7 pm, the Rusk County Sheriff's Office received a report of a possible shooting in the Town of Willard, in the County of Rusk.

It is alleged that James A Wulf of Conrath, WI, shot Daniel N DeSantis after DeSantis became aggressive and made physcial contact with Wulf when asked to leave the property.

DeSantis was transported to the Rusk County Memorial Hospital by ambulance and then airlifted to Luther Hosptial in Eau Claire where he wast treated for his non-life threatening injuries.

No further inforamtion will be released at this time as this case is still under investigation.

Per Jeffery S Wallace, Rusk County Sheriff


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