Police report woman shot early Saturday

Victim sustained life-threatening injuries

A 31-year-old Shawano woman was the victim of a gunshot wound shortly before 3:40 a.m. Saturday, according to the Shawano Police Department.

The victim was taken to ThedaCare Medical Center–Shawano with life-threatening injuries.

“The Shawano Police Department is actively investigating the incident and are following many leads,” Chief Dan Mauel said in a news release. “All indications are this was a targeted incident and the general public is not in danger at this time.”

No further information was expected to be released before Monday.

Police are asking anyone with information to call the department at 715-524-4545.

The Shawano County Sheriff’s Department, Wisconsin State Patrol, Menominee County Sheriff’s Department and Menominee Tribal Police are assisting with the investigation.