UPDATE: Victim Identified In Town of Beloit Shooting

By WTVO WQRF Newsroom

Published 04/25 2014 02:06PM

Updated 04/25 2014 02:07PM

UPDATE (2:03pm): The victim is 36 year-old Edward Haley.

BELOIT- Police responded to a person reported lying in the 2100 block of Newark Road.

When they arrived, they found the person had been shot. The individual was taken to Beloit Memorial Hospital and pronounced dead a short time later. The road has been closed to traffic throughout the morning has the investigation continues. Access to Townview Elementary School will be possible off Madison Road or Highway 213.

Authorities are withholding identification of the body pending confirmation. An autopsy is scheduled for later today.

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