Johanna Schultz Eldorado WI Obituary – Death: Woman found dead after Omro standoff, Cause Of Death
Johanna Schultz, a 20-year-old woman from El Dorado, Fond du Lac County, was found dead after police responded to a shooting report in Omro. The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office arrested a 22-year-old man on suspicion of reckless endangerment of security, but did not release his name. The prosecutor’s office will decide on criminal charges after his court appearance. The Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office did not provide additional information, citing an active and ongoing investigation, but expressed condolences to Schultz’s family and friends.
The incident began with a community check and turned into a death investigation when a suspect fired multiple gunshots in his home while officers from the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office were assisting the Omro City Police Department. A SWAT team and negotiating team were called to the scene, and the suspect, a 22-year-old man, was taken into custody after a brief standoff. Schultz was found dead at the scene, and the manner and circumstances of her death are still being investigated. The Omro Police Department urged residents to avoid the area around Spruce Street. Anyone with information about the incident is urged to contact Detective Tim at the Winnebago County Sheriff’s Office at 920-236-7369.