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Wisconsin man shot by brother during coyote hunt

TOWN OF GLENWOOD, Wis. (AP) -- Police say a Glenwood City man accidentally shot and wounded his 23-year-old brother while hunting coyotes in western Wisconsin.

Twenty-seven-year-old Adam Jeske shot his brother, Andrew Jeske, in the upper chest while shooting at a coyote being chased by a dog Saturday morning.

Police say Andrew Jeske is in stable condition at Regions Hospital in St. Paul, Minn.

The St .Paul Pioneer Press reports police say the shooting happened as a group hunted coyotes in the town of Glenwood. Following the shooting, the hunting party brought Andrew Jeske out of the woods with a snowmobile and sled.

He was taken by ambulance to Baldwin Hospital and later transferred to Regions.

The St. Croix County sheriff's office and the Wisconsin Department of Natural Recourses are investigating.

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