3 dead, 3 injured; suspect found in Kenosha shooting

Sheriff: 3 Dead, 2 Wounded In Shooting At Wisconsin Tavern
Mike De Sisti

Officials investigate the scene of a deadly shooting at Somers House Tavern in Kenosha, Wis., Sunday, April 18, 2021. Several people were killed and two were seriously wounded in a shooting at the busy tavern in southeastern Wisconsin early Sunday, sheriff's officials said.

KENOSHA, Wis. — The Kenosha County Sheriff’s department has found a suspect for the Sunday morning shooting in a Kenosha County tavern.

The suspect will be charged with one count of first-degree intentional homicide. According to law enforcement, other criminal charges are pending an investigation.

Officials had previously identified 2 injured male victims. Police have now confirmed 3 males were hospitalized for gunshot wounds.

The shooting took place around 12:45 am Sunday morning at Somers House Tavern.

Sunday morning Governor Tony Evers tweeted that he is “thinking of the families and loved ones affected and the entire Kenosha community as they grieve and grapple with yet another tragic incident of gun violence.”