The man charged in the Somers House shooting made a brief appearance in court Wednesday with the court adjourning the hearing to allow time for a defense attorney to be appointed to the case.
Rakayo Vinson was formally charged Wednesday afternoon with three counts of first-degree intentional homicide and three counts of attempted first-degree intentional homicide.
Atkeem Stevenson, Cedric Gaston and Kevin Donaldson will forever be linked as the three men killed early Sunday morning at the Somers House tavern.
The suspect in the shooting at Somers House is expected to make his first appearance in court Monday.
Sunday's shooting at a Kenosha County tavern that left three dead and two others in serious condition was the 31st mass shooting in the first 18 days of April and the 150th in 2021 in the U.S.
Neighbors reacted with concern Sunday to the shooting at Somers House Tavern near Kenosha that left three dead and two wounded. "This just shows it can happen anywhere at any time," said Dan Bell, who lives just east of the tavern.
Authorities pleaded Sunday for help in locating a suspect who opened fire at a Kenosha County tavern in a confrontation that left three people dead and two people seriously injured.