The Jackson County Sheriff’s Workplace on Tuesday recognized Donovan Scheurich Sr., 50, as the person killed by deputies Jan. 25 within the city of Millston.
Deputies responded to repeated 911 calls from Scheurich, previously of La Crosse, in a state forest. He was suicidal and making threats towards police and shot at deputies earlier than they returned hearth, in accordance with the division.
Three deputies are on paid administrative depart pending the investigation led by the state Division of Justice’s Division of Legal Investigation. The sheriff’s division recognized them as Sgt. Evan Mazur and deputies Michael Bartlett and Aaron Johnson. Mazar joined the company in 2002, Bartlett in 2011 and Johnson in 2012.
The Division of Legal Investigation will flip over its findings to the Jackson County district lawyer.