by SARAH SQUIRES
A 25-year-old Ettrick, Wis., woman was shot in the ankle early on Sunday morning, according to the Trempealeau County Sheriff’s Department. Adam Hoff, 27, also of Ettrick, was arrested on charges of being armed with a firearm while intoxicated and felony bail jumping.
Police were called to the residence at 3:14 a.m. Hoff reported that the woman needed an ambulance for an unknown injury. According to investigators, Hoff was “messing around” with a handgun when he accidentally shot the woman. She was transported to a La Crosse, Wis., hospital for the treatment of non-life threatening injuries.