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Shooting victim not cooperating with police

Published On: Jun 13 2013 10:56:21 AM CDT
Updated On: Jun 14 2013 02:08:47 PM CDT
Thompson Drive shooting scene

Thompson Drive shooting scene

MADISON, Wis. -

Madison police said the man injured in a shooting Wednesday isn’t cooperating with officers investigating the murder of his wife.

Police said they believe two men entered a home in the 700 block of North Thompson Drive Wednesday just before 8 p.m. A 25-year-old woman was shot and killed, and her 34-year-old husband suffered numerous gunshot wounds and was taken to a hospital, according to police. His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

No motive for the homicide has been established.

There were three young children, all under the age of 7, in the home at the time of the shootings, according to police.

"There were three children in the house," said Joel DeSpain, Madison police public information officer. "Their mother was shot and killed. Their father was shot numerous times."

Police say the case is a homicide and attempted homicide.

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