Names of shooting victims released
Wednesday, July 03, 2013 7:05 AM
MARINETTE - Marinette County Sheriff Jerry Sauve has released the names of the victims in Monday's shooting in the town of Pound.
Tyler S. Walk, 26, Marinette, died from gunshot wounds received when he came upon an unknown man near the cabin of a family member on North 5th Road around 10 p.m. Monday.
The man in a vehicle at the camp, who was later discovered by law enforcement at a nearby location, was Manfred M. Eisenheim, 76, of North 5th Road, Pound.
Eisenheim was shot by deputies when he refused to surrender his weapons to authorities and pointed a weapon at them.
The three Marinette County deputies involved in the shooting were Robert Amundson, Jesse Parker and Steven Schmidt.
Sauve is holding a news conference today at 2 p.m. at the Law Enforcement Center.