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Boy, 5, shot dead in Kenosha: police

The child was dropped off by two people at Froetert South Hospital.

A teen died after he was shot while biking August 1, 2021, in Gage Park. File photo

A 5-year-old boy was fatally shot Monday afternoon in southern Wisconsin.

The shooting happened about 1:43 p.m. at a home in the 2000 block of 60th Street in Kenosha, according to a statement by Kenosha police.

The child was dropped off by two people at Froetert South Hospital in Kenosha, police said. Those two people then left the hospital.

The investigation is still very active, police said. Additional details have not been released.

Police said they are conducting a death investigation.

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