BUFFALO CITY, Wis. — A Buffalo County woman fired multiple shots at intruders to end a reported home invasion suspected to be a targeted assault, according to the Buffalo County Sheriff’s Department.
The woman was in her Buffalo City residence near the city ball park about 5 a.m. Friday when two men forceably entered the rear door of the residence, assaulted the woman, and threatened her with a knife, according to the department. The woman fired multiple shots from a handgun at the two men, causing them to flee, the department said.
Investigators believe the incident was isolated and not random, the department said, and continues to investigate. The name of the woman has not been released.
Anyone with information is asked to call the sheriff’s department at 608-685-4433.