"Racine Police are investigating a homicide that occurred during an
armed robbery. On May 31, 2014 at 1:30 a.m. and armed robbery at
American Legion located at 1234 Douglas Ave. During the robbery a male
patron was shot and killed.
"The suspects fled after the robbery and are between 20-30 years old.
The police were still on scene investigating and there is no one in
custody at this time
"Racine Police investigators are interested in any additional
information that you may have about this crime. You are urged to call
the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at 262-635-7756.
"You may also contact Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or by texting
RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D.
#TIP417 with your text message."
Read more: http://racineuncovered.org/2014/05/breaking-news-armed-robbery-ends-in-homicide-at-american-legion-bar/
Also see: http://journaltimes.com/news/local/crime-and-courts/update-man-killed-during-tavern-robbery/article_03a5f9e6-e8b2-11e3-84b1-001a4bcf887a.html
It was bound to happen. Two guys running around the north side robbing bars near closing time. I was hoping that one of the robbers would be the first one shot, but unfortunately, it was a customer. They took a shot at the bartender, too.
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