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UPDATE: Fatal shooting suspect identified

UPDATE: Fatal shooting suspect...

CASHTON, Wis. (WKBT) - The Monroe County Sheriff's Office has a suspect in custody following a fatal shooting early Friday morning near Cashton.

The Monroe County 911 Communications Center received a 911 call at approximately 4:43 a.m. Friday about the shooting in the Town of Jefferson. Shortly after deputies and medical personnel arrived, the victim, Israel Garcia Alcantara, 25, died from his injuries.

After further investigation, authorities were able to locate and arrest Adalberto Mateo Quinonez Lopez for the homicide. Adalberto was located in Juneau County and taken into custody without incident by Monroe County and Juneau County officers.

Adalberto's initial bond hearing is scheduled for Tuesday.

The shooting is believed to be an isolated incident and the public is not in danger. Cashton schools were closed earlier in the morning before the suspect was identified.

The case is still under investigation.


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