According to the Eau Claire Police Department, officers responded to a call of multiple gunshots at 12:12 this morning at the intersection of Bergen and Bellevue Avenue. Upon arrival, the officers found a male subject with a gunshot wound and had them transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

An autopsy will be performed on the victim at Ramsey Medical Center in St. Paul, MN. The identity of the victim is not being released at this time. A person of interest was identified in the investigation and has been taken into custody. Police believe there is no danger to the public at large at this time.

If you have information on this crime please contact the Eau Claire Police Department at 715-839-4072.

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