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Beloit Police investigate shooting that injured 16-year-old


BELOIT (WREX) -- Beloit Police say a 16-year-old was shoot in the 1700 block of Hemlock Street on Friday night around 8 p.m.. Police posted about the shooting on Facebook just after 9 p.m..

As of 9:30, police are still on scene investigating, they ask that you avoid the area.

"If anyone witnessed this shooting or has information, please call us at 608-757-2244," the post said.

Police did not disclose the severity of the injuries to the 16-year-old, or say if a suspect was in custody.

This is a developing story.

James Stratton

James Stratton is the Evening Anchor at 13 WREX and reports for 13 Investigates He joined the team in August, 2018 after working at KWQC TV-6 in Davenport Iowa. His work in Illinois and Iowa has been awarded in both states, along with Edward R. Murrow and Emmy Awards at 13 WREX.

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