Marinette man arrested after gunfire complaint


Staff Writer

MARINETTE, Wis. – A Marinette man could be facing charges following a firearm incident that occurred Thursday in Marinette.

The incident occurred at 8:33 p.m. at 712 Marinette Avenue.

Officers from the Marinette Police Department said that they were informed that there had been a disturbance in which a 28-year-old male suspect had fired shots.

After securing the scene, officers took the man into custody. He is currently being treated at a medical facility for self-inflicted, non life-threatening injuries, said officers.

No one else was injured.

Officers said that they will forward reports to the Marinette County District Attorney requesting formal charges of domestic abuse-related disorderly conduct, felon in possession of a firearm, and reckless endangerment. The matter remains under investigation.

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