MAUSTON, WI (WTAQ) - An Air National Guardsman has been ordered to stand trial for allegedly shooting his girlfriend to death, and wounding another woman in Mauston.
29-year-old Cody Treul had a preliminary hearing Monday in Juneau County Circuit Court on charges of homicide, attempted homicide, and reckless endangerment.
He’s scheduled to enter pleas on August 28th.
Sheriff’s detective Shawn Goyette testified that Treul pointed a gun at several people at a tavern courtyard before he killed 29-year-old Gail Howland and wounded 23-year-old Ebony Lasher. The shootings took place on May 31st.
The detective said Howland was shot 10 times. She was reportedly breaking up with Treul.
His attorney tells WKOW-TV in Madison that they’re considering insanity pleas.