MAYVILLE — Mayville police are investigating the stabbing death of a 30-year-old man who was found in an apartment in the 1000 block of Horicon Street on Sunday morning with wounds to his abdomen and chest.
According to a press release from Mayville Police Chief James Ketchem, police accompanied EMS to the call at 6:33 a.m. Sunday for a report of a subject with lacerations. After arriving on scene, the police department discovered a man lying on the couch in the residence. He was conscious and said he was bleeding. Cuts were observed on his abdomen and chest.
The man was transported by Mayville EMS to Aurora Summit Medical Center in Oconomowoc, where he died from his injuries, according to police.
A 29-year-old man, whom Ketchem said was the homeowner, was located in an upstairs bedroom. The man was found to have cuts on his hands and forearm area. He was transported to Beaver Dam Community Hospital by Theresa EMS for medical treatment.
Police have not released the names of the two men or if anyone else was involved in the incident. Ketchem said the stabbing was an isolated incident and there is no danger to the public.
He said the incident remains under investigation.
Assisting the Mayville Police Department were the Horicon Police Department, Mayville EMS, Theresa EMS, and the Dodge County Medical Examiner’s Office.