APPLETON, WI-Wisconsin (WBAY) – The procession will be held on Thursday morning when the fallen fire brings back to Appleton.
View of the Appleton Transit Point View (WBAY Photo)
The procession will begin at 1
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The news conference will be held at the Appleton Police Department at 2 p.m.
Action 2 News plan to hold both events on our site and Facebook page.
Appleton Fire Service reports that the firefighter was killed on Wednesday during the firing of the Valley Transit Center. The name of the firefighter was not released, but the statement states that the firefighter was in the department for 14 years.
Funeral events are continuing.
A night militia was held in Milwaukee, as the firefighter's body was taken to the Milwaukee County medical examiner's office. The first responders lined up the street when the emergency car was accompanied by a firefighter to a medical expert. The killed fireman was disguised as an American flag.
"We and Katie send out our deepest sympathy to the family, friends and colleagues of the firefighter who lost his life last night," said Governor Tony Evers in a statement on Twitter. "We stand with our courageous first @appletonfire reviews, @cityofappleton and @AppletonPD_WI when they mourn for this loss."
This tragedy has found calm, "says Josh Kaul, the Attorney General of Wisconsin.
A firefighter, a policeman and two others were shot at a transit center on Wednesday afternoon.
Police report that all wounded were taken to hospital. We do not know their conditions. Each of the patients was accompanied by officers.
The viewer Tamara Owens sent us a video of a man thrown by handcuffs on the stomach on the sidewalk. The police could not confirm that someone was in custody, but said that "there is no permanent threat to the community."
Appleton police chief Megan Cache reports that the police and fire brigades have responded to the medical center's transit hub. 30 years During the treatment of a person, "the incident has shifted to shots."
"It was a very quick scene … these were things … we had to bring people to the hospital quickly, so we are just happy.
Many witnesses reported having heard the shots and saying that they saw a running police
The police are still trying to determine what caused the shooting and exactly how many rounds went.
Since the shootings involved the first Appleton respondents, the Green Bay police department was summoned to investigate the incident for with the help of other agencies.
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Appleton Police Departments, Kaukauna and Fox Valley Metro, Outagamie County and Wisconsin County Sheriff Offices responded
The streets of Franklin, Washington and Onyeda were blocked in the area by the heavy police presence. Three hours after the firing, they were still blocked by people passing by, because it was a very active crime scene. People are asked to avoid this area.
Cash said it was upset by the fact that it happened during the National Police Week when the nation recognized the victims of the officers. Just a few hours earlier, the police were in the city center for a roasting dog and showed cars for children at Houdini Plaza.
"It will be a difficult day for us, especially during the police week to have something similar."
Valley Transit temporarily passes passengers to Franklin and Superior. . "Through the ongoing investigation, we ask our followers to contact the Appleton Police Department for all updates."
The Appleton Public Library is closed to further notice. "Our hearts pass to all who participate in this tragedy," says the library staff.
Appleton's officers and firefighters responded to a medical call at the evening transit center of the valley. An incident occurred while processing the incident. All victims were taken to local hospitals. There is currently no threat to the community.
– Appleton Police (@AppletonPD_WI) May 16, 2019