Man dead, woman shot in early morning shooting in Racine

RACINE, WI – On Friday at 5:30 am. the Racine Police Department responded to an apartment in the 800blk of College Ave. reference a person shot. Upon arrival officers located an adult female inside suffering from a life-threatening gunshot wound. Officers also discovered an adult male deceased inside the apartment from an apparent gunshot wound. The female was transported to Ascension and later Froedtert Hospital in serious condition. The adult male was declared deceased at the hospital. Updates to follow.

Racine Police investigators are interested in any additional information that anyone may have about this crime. Any witnesses, or citizens with information, are urged to call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at (262) 635-7756.  Those who wish to remain anonymous may contact Crime Stoppers by phone at (262) 636-9330, or through the Crime Stoppers app by using the p3 app.  All media inquiries regarding this incident should be directed to my attention at (262) 635-7772.