On 4-17-19 at 1:03AM Janesville Police were sent to the 400 block of N. Terrace for a subject with a gunshot wound.
Upon investigation officers found a 48 yr old male resident at 441 N. Terrace St. with a gunshot wound to his hand.
The victim stated a person tried to rob him at gunpoint. The victim and suspect struggled over the gun resulting in the gun being discharged into the victim’s hand. The victim claims the suspect fled the area on foot.
Officers set up a perimeter and conducted a K9 track with no find on the suspect. The victim appears to have been targeted and there is no danger to the public.
The victim was transported to Mercy Hospital where he was treated and released. The investigation into the shooting is ongoing.
Anyone with information on this crime is encouraged to call Rock County Dispatch at 757-2244