Bessemer shooting suspect arraigned after victim is shot in the chest


BESSEMER, Mich. (WJMN) – Timothy Wigman of Bessemer is now charged with shooting another man on Wednesday evening.

The victim transported to the Aspirus Ironwood Hospital and is being treated for a gunshot wound to the chest.

Gogebic County Sheriff’s Office announced that Wigman was arrested without incident at approximately 11 p.m. and is currently lodged in the Gogebic County Jail facing numerous charges: Felonious Assault with Intent to Murder, Aggravated Domestic Assault, Felony Firearm, Possession of a short-barreled firearm, Possess/discharge Firearm while under the influence, Possess Metallic Knuckles.

Wigman’s bond is set at $100,000 and he was arraigned on Thursday.

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