5-year-old boy shot and killed in Wisconsin

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BELOIT, Wis. – A 5-year-old boy was shot and killed in Beloit, Wisconsin Friday night.

It happened around 7:15 p.m. near a busy intersection in Beloit.

The police department says the boy’s father was driving the car and the child was in a car seat in the back of the car.

The boy was shot in the abdomen and died at the hospital according to police.

The boy’s father was not injured and is cooperating with police.

There are no descriptions of the possible suspect or suspects, but police say the father reported a late 90’s or early 2000’s Maroon GMC following them before shooting.

If anyone has any information about the shooting please call the Beloit Police Department.