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Rice Lake man dead after shooting wife

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Ellsworth, 54011
Pierce County Herald
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Ellsworth Wisconsin 126 S. Chestnut St. 54011

A Rice Lake area man died, after shooting at his wife early on New Year's Day.

Margaret Krohn told authorities that her husband Gerald, 63, fired a shot at her and she hid in a bathroom where she heard another shot.

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Authorities later found Gerald Krohn dead in his bedroom with a gunshot wound to the head.

Sheriff's officials have not confirmed that it was self-inflicted and the incident remains under investigation.

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