Beloit police launch homicide investigation after early morning shooting

Law enforcement officers in Beloit are investigating a homicide after a man died from a gunshot wound he suffered in the 700 block of Newfield Drive on Saturday morning, according to a Facebook post.

According to the post, police are looking for a silver SUV and a blue Volkswagen sedan with possible broken windows. Police said they believe both vehicles are connected to the homicide.

Beloit Police are investigating a shooting near the 700 block of Newfield Dr that took place early this morning.

They’re asking people to watch for a large silver SUV and blue VW sedan, both possibly with broken windows. #News3Now @WISCTV_News3

— Adam Duxter (@News3Adam) November 16, 2019

Police said the 34-year-old man was shot just before 4 a.m. Saturday. He was pronounced dead at Beloit Memorial Hospital at 4:52 a.m., according to the post.

Officials are asking anyone with information or home security footage to call 608-757-2244 or submit a tip here.

The investigation is ongoing.

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