Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Police identify victims in Wausau cemetery shooting


WAUSAU – Police have released the names of a woman who was killed and two other people who were injured in a shooting at a cemetery last week.

Authoritie­s on Monday identified the 52-year-old woman who was killed as Patricia Grimm of Wausau. Police say Grimm was an employee of Pine Grove Cemetery.

A 60-year-old Wausau man who remains in critical condition was identified as William Buhse, who also works at the cemetery. A 70-year-old woman from Wausau who was treated for her injuries and released was identified as Rosemelia Short, who is related to a cemetery employee.

Police said the suspect, 64, of Schofield, is a former cemetery employee. He remains jailed on $1 million cash bond.

A handgun was recovered at the cemetery.

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