Woman injured, witness shot at after argument in Janesville

JANESVILLE, Wis. — A woman was injured Sunday after an argument escalated into a shooting, Janesville police said.

Officers were sent to the 2300 block of Rockport Road just after 3 a.m. after a caller reported a disturbance. While the caller was on the phone with dispatchers, they were reportedly shot at.

Janesville Police Department officials said that a man and woman were arguing in the driveway of a residence when the caller shouted at them. The man then allegedly started shooting. The woman left the scene before officers arrived.

After 7 a.m., police found the woman, who was wounded. Police said that her injuries were not life-threatening, and she was taken to a local hospital and later released.

Police said the woman and alleged shooter know each other, and the incident was isolated. There is no ongoing threat to the community.