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Sun Prairie police search for three masked suspects in shooting

Shooting in Sun Prairie

SUN PRAIRIE, Wis. - Sun Prairie police say they are searching for three men involved in the shooting of another man near the Prairie Athletic Club Monday night.

The Sun Prairie Police Department says they received multiple calls reporting a shooting on the 500 block of Athletic Way at about 9:17 p.m. Monday. A 45-year-old man was found with a gunshot wound to the stomach. He was taken to a nearby hospital, where he is considered stable.

The Dane County Sheriff's Department says they were also called to the scene for mutual aid. A large police presence remained in the area for several hours as authorities interviewed witnesses, who said they saw two men get in a car and drive off and a third man run from the scene after the shooting. All three men were reportedly wearing masks.

Police say they believe the shooting was a targeted incident and are continuing to investigate. No arrests have been made.

Anyone with information is asked to call Sun Prairie police at 608-837-7336, or using their anonymous line at (608) 837-6300.

This is a developing story. News 3 Now has a crew at the scene. Stick with Channel 3000 for the latest. 

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