Police: 17-year-old shot near downtown Sheboygan bus transfer, suspect sought

Updated: 7:45 p.m. on May 6, 2022

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police say the Sheboygan suspects involved in this incident have been arrested. Two 14-year-old boys and a 13-year-old girl have been taken into custody.

They are being referred to juvenile authorities for robbery and causing reckless injury, according to police.

Police have also recovered the weapon that was used in the incident.

This is an ongoing investigation.

Updated: 4:17 p.m. on May 6, 2022

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police say a 17-year-old boy was injured in a shooting in downtown Sheboygan Friday, May 6.

The victim was located with a non-life threatening gunshot wound and taken to an area hospital.

Officers determined the victim had met the suspect in an alley near 8th and Pennsylvania prior to the incident. Police believe the suspect and victim are known to each other.

The suspect fled the scene, and police are actively involved in a search.

Authorities believe this is an isolated incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Sheboygan police at 920-459-3333.

Police sent out an update as of 2:40 p.m., noting that downtown businesses may resume normal operations following a shelter in place order. 

Posted: 1:38 p.m. on May 6, 2022

SHEBOYGAN, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Sheboygan police report there is an active investigation downtown at the bus transfer point. 

Police say one person was shot. 

Citizens are encouraged to avoid the area.  

Downtown businesses and residents should shelter in place.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Sheboygan Police Department at 920-459-3333.

This is a developing story. Stick with CBS 58 on air and online for updates. 

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