Walworth County Fairgrounds

ELKHORN — Gun shots following a rodeo at the Walworth County Fairgrounds led to a police response Sunday night.

Officers from the Elkhorn Police Department were called out about 10:30 p.m. to the intersection of E. First Avenue and N. Patricia Street for a report of gunshots.

Officers located evidence that a firearm was shot into the ground within the Walworth County Fairgrounds after a rodeo hosted at the grounds, according to a news release.

Police say no one is believed to have been injured during this incident and there is no ongoing threat to the community.

Anyone with information is urged to contact the Elkhorn Police Department at 262-723-2210. Callers can remain anonymous.

By Staff Report

Walworth County Community News