Homicide investigation underway in town of Saratoga
By Adam Hocking
SARATOGA — A homicide investigation is underway by the Wood County Sheriff’s Department after two people were shot, one of whom was killed at a residence in the town of Saratoga at 10 p.m. last night. According to a release from the department, a female involved in the incident is dead, and a male subject is currently hospitalized.
The department said in the release that the people involved in the incident knew each other. The department said there is no continued threat to the community.
Captain Quentin Ellis from the Wood County Sheriff’s Department said that the man injured in the incident was transported to Ministry Saint Joseph’s Hospital in Marshfield. The department will not release any more information on Tuesday but does anticipate another press release before noon on Wednesday.
This story will be updated as more information becomes available.