MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Funeral arrangements have been set for Archie Brown — the 40-year-old man shot and killed after he hit two-year-old Damani Terry with his van, killing him. It happened on Sunday, April 12th near 48th and Glendale. Terry’s 15-year-old brother, Rasheed Chiles was also shot. He died at the hospital during surgery.
A visitation for Archie Brown will be held on Sunday, April 19th from 3:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. at New Pitts Mortuary at 2031 W. Capitol Drive.
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Brown will be buried at Graceland Cemetery.
Witnesses report Brown was distraught and crying after hitting the child. He is said to have exited his van — going over to the child to try to help him. Shortly thereafter, he was shot and killed.
A fund has been established in Brown’s honor — the Archie Ray Brown Memorial Fund. Donations are being accepted at any Associated Bank branch. The money will help the family cover funeral costs.