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RACINE (WITI) — Racine police are investigating a shooting that occurred near 16th and Packard on Thursday afternoon, February 28th just before 2:30 p.m.

Police say the shooting occurred at a corner grocery store — the Twins Food Mart, and the victim shot is the 24-year-old clerk and store owner.

The victim was transported from the scene to a hospital, and was conscious and breathing at the time of transport. He is said to have non life threatening injuries.

Police are investigating whether this was a robbery attempt or some other sort of altercation.

Racine Police investigators are interested in any additional information that you may have about this crime. You are urged to call the Racine Police Department Investigations Unit at 262-635-7756.

You may also contact Crimestoppers at 262-636-9330, or by texting RACS plus the message to CRIMES (274637) and referring to Tipsoft I.D. #TIP417 with your text message.

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