Man killed in Beloit shooting, suspect arrested

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BELOIT, Wis. (WMTV)-- A 49-year-old man was killed in a shooting in Beloit on Wednesday night.

According to the Beloit Police Department, the shooting happened in the 1700 block of Harrison Avenue at 8:15 p.m. Beloit Police Chief David Zibolski said the man was shot several times and was taken to Mercy Hospital where he later died from his injuries.

Police arrested a 20-year-old Beloit man in connection to the shooting. Authorities are not searching for additional suspects.

Police say they will be working in the area for several hours and people may need to use other streets during the investigation.