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Shooting death in Park Falls

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State investigators will look into a shooting death which happened in Park Falls over the weekend.

The Wisconsin Department of Justice Division of Criminal Investigation will handle the investigation into the death Saturday afternoon.

Shortly after 4:00 P.M., Park Falls Police got a report of shots fired near the 600 block of 2nd Avenue North in Park Falls.

Officers found a deceased adult with multiple gunshot wounds.

A handgun was found at the scene, and a suspect was taken into custody.

There is not believed to be any danger to the public.

A number of agencies provided assistance.

The Department of Criminal Investigation will turn over findings to the Price County District Attorney when the investigation concludes.

John Burton is the WXPR Morning Edition Host.
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