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One killed, four injured in Kenosha shooting

Posted at 3:13 AM, Jul 05, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-06 12:26:04-04

KENOSHA — The Kenosha Police Department said it is investigating after one person was killed and four were injured in a shooting Monday night.

The shooting happened around 10:20 p.m. near 25th Avenue and 63rd Street.

The Kenosha Police Department identified the 20-year-old killed as Covelli Anderail K. Armstrong. Police are not identifying the four others injured in the shooting. Two are described as suffering from serious non-life-threatening injuries, while two others have stabilized after suffering from life-threatening injuries.

If you know anything about the shooting, you are asked to contact Crime Stoppers at 262-656-7333 or Detective Bureau 262-605-5203.

"This investigation remains very active and once again the police are asking for the community that was there, the community that does have information, to step up and cooperate with our investigators. No matter the dispute or disagreement; gun violence is not the answer and cannot be tolerated," according to a statement from police.

When officers arrived, they encountered a chaotic scene with evidence of multiple gunshots being fired, according to a news release from Kenosha police.

There was a total of five victims. One of them died on the scene, and the other four were taken to local hospitals. Two were taken to Milwaukee with serious injuries.

Kenosha police said there is no suspect in custody and no known motive.

Officials did not share the ages or identities of the victims and said this is an open and active investigation. If you have any information as to what happened, contact the Kenosha Police Department at 262-605-5203 or Kenosha Crime Stoppers at 262-656-7333.