Police: Accidental shooting reported on French Island

TOWN OF CAMPBELL (WKBT) — A patron at Dugout 47 — a bar on French Island — was shot in the leg Saturday in an accidental shooting, according to the Town of Campbell Police Department.

The La Crosse County Sheriff’s Office was called to the bar at 1305 Bainbridge Street at 1:12 a.m. Saturday. They found one patron who was struck by shrapnel and injured on his lower leg. He was taken to the hospital, treated and released.

A preliminary investigation showed the shooting was accidental, according to police, and there was no relationship between the suspect and the victim.

The investigation is ongoing.

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