La Crosse Police investigate fatal shooting on city’s North Side

Victim was shot on Rose Street and died at a local hospital

LA CROSSE, Wis. (WKBT) – La Crosse police are gathering evidence at the scene of a fatal North Side shooting.

Officers responded to a shooting at 700 Rose Street just before 2:30 a.m. Saturday and located one victim with a gunshot wound. The victim was transported to a local hospital where they died.


Northside Shooting

Police have not released any information about the victim. It’s not clear if investigators have identified a suspect.

As of 9 a.m., Rose was closed between Hagar and St. Cloud streets while detectives at the scene investigated. Drivers are asked to find an alternative route.

La Crosse police are asking anyone with information on this case to contact the department at (608) 782-7575. Anonymous tips can go to the La Crosse Area Crime Stoppers at (608) 784-TIPS (8477) or online at You can also download the Crime Stoppers App “P3” to submit a tip via your phone.