UPDATE: Richland County officials investigate woman’s death in Orion
VILAGE OF ORION, Wis. (WKBT) — UPDATE: Richland County officials are investigating a woman’s death in the village of Orion Saturday afternoon, according to a release.
Richland County dispatch received a 911 call around 2:45 p.m. reporting a person who needed medical care at 22004 Catherine St , in the village of Orion, officials said.
EMS and law enforcement officers from Muscoda and the Richland County Sheriff’s Department responded to the scene and found the body of 32-year Rachel Pauls. Authorities say she appeared to have suffered substantial trauma to the face area.
Authorities used a K-9 to track down a man who was said to have left the scene. The man was detained for questioning and then booked into the Richland County Jail on a probation violation.
The incident remains under investigation. Officials said there is no danger to the public from the incident.