EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (EAU CLAIRE POLICE DEPARTMENT NEWS RELEASE) -- At approximately 5:30 a.m. on Sunday, July 27, 2014 Eau Claire Police responded to the area of 500 Chippewa Street in reference to a report that a juvenile had been shot while being robbed.
The investigation thus far into this matter indicates that one juvenile accidentally shot another juvenile with a stolen gun. The two juveniles involved have also been linked to a stolen car as well as a burglary. Eau Claire Police are still investigating all of these cases, but it does not appear there was any intent by the shooter to harm his acquaintance. The names of the juveniles are not being released at this point.