Major police activity in western Wisconsin amid reports of officer down
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Drivers in St. Croix County, Wisconsin, faced road closures due to a major police response in Glenwood City on Saturday evening.
This comes amid reports that an officer was shot while responding to a crashed vehicle in a ditch. There’s been no official confirmation yet, though the Hudson Police Department and the Minnesota Peace Officers Reserve Association made reference to the shooting on social media:
Our hearts and prayers are with St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office tonight. pic.twitter.com/ZaWmwuKeLa
— HudsonWIPoliceDept (@HudsonWIPolice) May 7, 2023
“Our hearts and prayers are with St. Croix County Sheriff’s Office tonight,” Hudson PD tweeted.
The police response led to a closure of a stretch of Highway 128 at County Road G in Wisconsin.
This is a developing story.
Note: The details provided in this story are based on the police’s latest version of events, and may be subject to change.