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Beloit police investigating homicide

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Gazette staff
August 2, 2011
— Police continue to investigate a homicide that occurred just after midnight Sunday in the 1500 block of Porter Avenue, according to a police department press release.

When officers arrived to a report of a shooting they found one adult victim in the street. The man, Shawn Bell, 25, of Beloit, was pronounced dead at the scene by Beloit Fire Department paramedics, the release said.


An autopsy was scheduled Monday in Madison, according to the release.


No arrests have been made, according to the release.


Police are searching for two men they believe may have information on the homicide. The men are identified as Evans Wiggins, 27, and Spencer Parks, 29, according to a release.


Anyone with information is encouraged to call the Beloit Police Department at (608) 364-6801 or CrimeStoppers at (608) 362-7463.



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