Submitted to OnFocus – Around 2:00pm on Tuesday, January 19, Wood County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to a disturbance in Branch 2 of the courthouse.
“We were advised a male subject harmed himself with a razor blade. The razor blade was concealed on his person,” said Sheriff Shawn Becker in a statement. “No one else was injured in this incident.”
The investigation is ongoing, with Wisconsin Rapids Police Department assisting the Sheriff’s Department. Again, there is no threat to the public and normal operations of the courthouse will continue.
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