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Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

LAKE CITY - A Lake City police officer shot by a domestic violence suspect remains hospitalized this morning in critical condition.

Thirty-two-year old Shawn Schneider responded to a home in Lake City Monday morning on a call about a domestic situation involving a handgun. Upon arrival, Schneider was shot and wounded.

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The suspect then retreated back into the residence. After being unable to estabish contact, police later entered the home and found the body of the suspect, identified as 25-year-old Alan Sylte Jr. of Hager City, Wisconsin.

Schools in Lake City are open again this morning after being locked down all day on Monday.

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