Police release surveillance video in Racine tavern robbery/homicide


by Chris Patterson

RACINE -- Racine police are investigating the armed robbery of the American Legion at 1234 Douglas Ave. that led to the shooting of 47-year-old Joseph Walker. 

Police say two men entered the tavern at 1:30 a.m. on May 31, 2014, to rob the establishment. During the robbery Walker, a bar patron, was shot and killed. Both suspects fled the scene of the robbery.

The suspects are described as black males, aged 20-30.



Which of these new Wisconsin State Fair snacks are you going to try?

  • BBQ Chicken Cone
  • Deep Fried Maple Bacon Cookie Dough
  • Reeses Funnel Cake
  • Deep Fried Racine Kringel