Police: 19-year-old man shot, killed near 12th and Center in Racine

RACINE -- Racine police said a 19-year-old man was shot and killed near 12th and Center Wednesday night, May 22.

It happened around 8:15 p.m., when officers arrived on scene after a report of shots fired.

Life-saving measures were performed and the man was taken to the hospital. He died as a result of his injuries.

An investigation was underway to determine the circumstances surrounding the shooting.

Racine police investigators are interested in any additional information that anyone may have about this crime.  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 at 262-636-9330, or text 274637 (CRIMES).  Text message should begin with RACS.