A Man has been arrested in connection with Sunday’s shooting at 6th & Jones. According to inmate records he is being held on 2nd degree attempted intentional homicide.
Arrested: William M Lockhart
Victim: Darnell L Barker
Today 04/24/2016, at approximately 11am, officers responded to the area of 6th St. and Jones St. reference a possible shooting victim. Upon officers arrival they located a 47 year old victim suffering from a single gunshot wound.
Preliminary investigation indicated that the victim and suspect were involved in a verbal argument when the suspect produced a gun and shot the victim one time.
The Racine Police Department conducted a neighborhood canvas and has a person of interest in custody for questioning.
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 Crimestoppers at (262) 636-9330, or text 274637 (CRIMES). Text message should begin with RACS.