UPDATE: Shooting involving Beaver Dam Police officer deemed justified

Updated: 3:57 p.m. January 16, 2018

BEAVER DAM, Wis. (CBS 58) -- After an investigation of the officer involved and the Dodge County Sheriff's Office, the District Attorney concluded that Officer Linzenmeyer's use of his gun was justified. 


Posted: 12:24 p.m. November 8, 2018

BEAVER DAM, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The Dodge County Sheriff's Office is releasing the name of the officer involved in a shooting in Beaver Dam in October. 

Investigators say Brian Linzenmeyer, a 17-year-veteran of the Beaver Dam Police Department, shot a man after authorities were called to a home for a domestic disturbance.

While on the scene, officers say they reacted to a situation involving a gun and that's when shots were fired and 35-year-old Richard Henke was hit. 

Henke was treated for non-life threatening injuries. None of the officers involved were hurt. 

Linzenmeyer remains on administrative leave. 

The Dodge County Sheriff's Office is handling the investigation. 

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