Racine police identify 19-year-old man shot during home invasion robbery near 19th & Taylor
RACINE — Racine police have identified the man who suffered multiple gunshot wounds near 19th and Taylor Avenue on Sunday night, May 8th. Police say the shooting occurred during a home invasion robbery.
It happened around 9:45 p.m.
Police say 19-year-old Tyler Strausser was found suffering from several gunshot wounds. He was taken to a hospital in Racine, and then transferred to Froedtert Hospital in Milwaukee via Flight for Life.
Police are seeking one suspect in this case — described as a black male in his late teens to early 20s, standing around 6′ tall and weighing 160 pounds.
At the time of the shooting the suspect was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt and black pants. He was also armed with a handgun.
Racine police investigators are interested in any information that anyone may have about this crime. Any witnesses, or citizens with information, are encouraged to call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at (262) 635-7756.
Those who wish to remain anonymous may contact Crimestoppers at (262) 636-9330, or text 274637 (CRIMES). Text message should begin with RACS.