2 Found Dead in Rice Lake Apartment Building

Two people have been found dead in an apartment building in a small northwestern Wisconsin city.

Police say they were called to the apartment building in Rice Lake about 10:30 p.m. Thursday after a woman called Barron County dispatchers to report she heard a gunshot and screaming.

Additional gunshots were reported before police arrived.

Officers found a woman dead in the apartment and evacuated the building.

Sheriff’s deputies joined a search of the building and a man was found fatally shot.

The investigation is ongoing.

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