Fatal shooting outside “C-Notes Sports Lounge” ruled justified self-defense

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee County District Attorney’s office has ruled the fatal shooting of 29-year-old Kenneth Whatley as justifiable self-defense.

29-year-old Kenneth Whatley of Milwaukee was fatally shot in the neighborhood near 37th and Villard just after midnight Saturday, March 21st.

Officials say Whatley was shot during an altercation shortly before midnight outside of the “C-Notes Sports Lounge.” He died at the scene.

Following the shooting, police arrested a 27-year-old Milwaukee man.