On Thursday, September 10, 2015, at about 8:20 p.m., officers were dispatched to a residence in the 1000 block of Albert St. for a report of a 14 year old girl who was suffering from a gunshot wound. The girl was transported by Racine Fire Rescue to Wheaton Franciscan Hospital where she was taken by Flight for Life to Children’s Hospital in Milwaukee. Tragically, efforts to revive her were unsuccessful.
Investigators have identified some persons of interest; however, no names are being released at this point in the investigation. This investigation is still unfolding and no further information is being released at this time.
Racine Police investigators are interested in any additional information that anyone may have regarding this death investigation. Any witnesses, or citizens with information, are urged to call the Racine Police Department
Investigations Unit at (262) 635-7756.
You may also contact Crimestoppers at (262) 636-9330, or by texting RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D. #TIP417 with your text message.