RACINE — The Racine Police Department said it is investigating what appears to be a fatal shooting that occurred Saturday evening on the 1200 block of Yout Street, about two blocks east of Douglas Avenue.
According to a release from the RPD, police responded to the scene just before 8 p.m. Saturday after receiving reports about a shooting. An adult man was found dead at the scene, according to police, “deceased from an apparent gunshot wound.”
The investigation is still considered active.
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The person who informed police about the video reportedly said that the 26-year-old Racine man was seen drinking alcohol and got into a car saying "Want to see a cop get killed today? I don't care, I'm drunk." According to police, the man "stated he was upset about the recent events around the country" when being questioned.