Woman Shot in Winthrop


The Sibley County Sheriff’s Office and Winthrop Police Department are investigating after a woman was found at a residence in Winthrop early this morning (Monday) suffering from multiple gunshot wounds.

At about 18 minutes after midnight, the Sibley County Sheriff’s Office Dispatch Center received a call about an assault involving a firearm on the 300 block of W. 3rd St.

Authorities found an adult female in her early 20’s with multiple gunshot wounds and was taken to a local hospital and later airlifted to HCMC for further treatment.

Her name has not been released.

Authorities say no arrests have been made at this time and do not believe this was a random shooting. They also added that they do not believe the public is in danger.

Authorities are asking for anyone that may have information about the shooting or anyone that may have surveillance cameras in the area to either contact the

Sibley County Sheriff’s Office (507) 237-4330 or the Winthrop Police Department (507) 647-5500.


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