UPDATE: Teen Killed in Beloit Shooting Identified


UPDATE (12/23/15): Beloit Police have released the name of the teenager killed in a shooting in Beloit Tuesday.

He is Marcus Seichter, 17, of Beloit. He died as a result of gun shot wounds suffered in incident.

The death remains under investigation.


A 17-year-old has been arrested for allegedly shooting and killing another 17-year-old in a Beloit residence Tuesday morning, according to a news release.

Beloit police responded to reports of a shooting at a home in the 200 block of 8th Street around 8:40am..  The 17-year-old victim was taken to Beloit Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead.  Beloit Police arrested 17-year-old Nikolai Wasilewski in connection with the shooting.

The case has been referred to the Rock County District Attorney for formal charges.

Officials have not identified the victim until family can be notified.

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