On Air Now

Now Playing

Our Playlist »

Listen

Listen Live Now » 94.7 FM Central Wisconsin 102.9 FM Wausau, WI

Weather

Current Conditions(Wausau,WI 54403)

More Weather »
37° Feels Like: 28°
Wind: NE 15 mph Past 24 hrs - Precip: 0”
Current Radar for Zip

Today

Rain/Wind 41°

Tonight

Rain 37°

Tomorrow

PM Showers 58°

Alerts

Armed gunmen sought after two incidents in Beloit

BELOIT, WI (WTAQ) - Beloit Police were looking Tuesday for armed gunmen who broke into two houses and injured the residents.

Officials did not immediately link the two incidents, but both victims said they were accosted by multiple suspects wearing masks.

The first incident occurred around 8 p.m. Monday. The homeowner told police he was struck in the head by a gun, while others rummaged through his house and stole cash and electronics.

The victim was hurt but not hospitalized.

The second home invasion occurred about an hour-and-a-half later. Police said the homeowner got into a struggle with the gunmen.

The victim was shot twice in a shoulder, and the suspects ran off immediately afterward. The victim was taken to a Beloit hospital for treatment.

Comments