UPDATE: Shooting involving Beaver Dam Police officer deemed justified
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.