City of Fond du Lac shooting suspect in custody

The Fond du Lac Police Department has announced that 32-year-old Ansheretta A. West has been taken into custody in connection with the shooting of a man Saturday, June 8, 2024.

On Wednesday, June 12, 2024, at approximately 4:30 PM, West turned herself into Fond du Lac Police Officers without incident and is being held at the Fond du Lac County Jail on a charge of Attempted 1st Degree Intentional Homicide.

At approximately 4:21p.m. on the 8th, the Fond du Lac Police Department and City of Fond du Lac Fire/Rescue responded to the area of 175 Hamilton Place for a subject who had been shot in the leg.

Fond du Lac County Sheriff Office Deputies arrived on scene to assist and starting providing medical aid to the male with a gunshot wound to his leg. Fond du Lac Police Department Officers arrived in the area with the Bearcat armored rescue vehicle. The male was loaded into the Bearcat and transported to an ambulance waiting in the area.