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updated 12:55 PM UTC, Jan 23, 2020

Charges Filed Against Man Who Shot La Crosse Police Officer -- And Was Shot Himself

  • Written by Wheeler
  • Published in News

Charges including first-degree attempted homicide have been filed against the man who shot a La Crosse police officer last month.

Officer Dustin Darling was hit in his bullet-proof vest before returning fire, wounding 34-year-old Allen Kruk multiple times. Kruk spent three weeks in a hospital, then was transferred to the La Crosse County Jail. The charges against him were filed in La Crosse County Circuit Court Friday. The D-A has determined Officer Darling acted in self-defense August 3rd.


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