1 taken into custody in connection with fatal shooting near 18th and Villa in Racine

RACINE -- A 38-year-old woman has been taken into custody in connection with a fatal shooting that happened near 18th Street and Villa Street in Racine on Friday, Dec. 6. The victim has been identified as 45-year-old Victor Perez.

Officials say they were dispatched to the area shortly before 3 p.m. for a report of shots fired. The investigation is still active.

In the meantime, Racine investigators are interested in any additional information that anyone may have about this crime.

Fatal shooting at 18th and Villa, Racine

Any witnesses, or citizens with information, are urged to call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at 262-635-7756. Those who wish to remain anonymous may contact Crime Stoppers by phone at 262-636-9330.