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Suspect identified in Oneida County fatal shooting

RHINELANDER, Wis. (AP) — Sheriff’s officials have identified a suspect after a woman was found fatally shot in Oneida County.

Dispatchers received a call Wednesday about a woman lying along a road near Highway 8 in the Town of Pelican. Law enforcement personnel and first responders found the woman had been fatally shot.

A preliminary investigation zeroed in on a 30-year male suspect who was believed to be driving a 2005 Chrysler PT Cruiser with Minnesota license plates.

Authorities said the suspect could still be armed and should not be approached.