By Tim Kowols
The Wisconsin Department of Justice’s Division of Criminal Investigations has released the identity of the person killed in an officer-involved shooting in Kewaunee County on Monday evening. According to a release from the DCI, 22-year-old Tyler D. Whitmire was found threatening a women and other nearby residents with a knife when deputies from the Kewaunee County Sheriff’s Department arrived. One of the deputies was involved in a confrontation with Whitmire when the shot was fired, killing the suspect. The deputy has not been identified, but will remain on paid administrative leave until the outcome of the investigation by the DCI.