Deputies investigate horse shooting in Winnebago County

Posted at 9:59 AM, Oct 04, 2016
and last updated 2016-10-04 10:59:03-04

Winnebago County deputies are investigating a report of a horse being shot. The incident happened in the 4400 block of Oregon Street in the town of Black Wolf. Deputies on the scene confirmed the gunshot wound, however, it is not known if it was an accident or a deliberate act.

The animal was treated for its injuries.

The Sheriff’s Office is looking for any information that may assist with this investigation. If you have any information that may assist investigators, please contact the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office at (920) 236-7300 or Detective Timm at (920) 236-7369.