ELKHORN, Wisconsin – A tragic incident at a bar in Elkhorn, Wisconsin has left a newlywed couple dead after they were shot to death. As authorities launch an investigation into the tragic event, no arrests have been made yet.
This heart-wrenching incident took place at Sports Page Barr, where Gina Weingart, 37, and her husband, Emerson Weingart, 33, were fatally shot. The Walworth County Sheriff’s Office received a distressing call on Thursday at approximately 12:11 a.m., informing them of shots fired and a person in critical condition at the bar.
Upon arriving at the scene, law enforcement officers discovered the lifeless bodies of the newlyweds. The motive behind the shooting remains unclear, prompting authorities to launch a thorough investigation. So far, no arrests have been made, leaving the perpetrator or perpetrators at large.
Gina, who worked as a part-time bartender at the Sports Page Barr, often found comfort in having her husband, Emerson, by her side during her late-night shifts. Their supportive bond played a significant role in their relationship.
The couple’s wedding took place in June 2023, as confirmed by a joint obituary. Emerson, a department manager at a local grocery store, cherished time spent fishing with his wife. Gina, on the other hand, loved singing karaoke and was known for her vibrant spirit.
As the investigation continues, authorities are determined to find justice for Gina and Emerson Weingart. The local community mourns the loss of this couple, and law enforcement officers are committed to holding the responsible party accountable.