Beloit police are investigating the shooting death of a 17-year-old boy. A posting on the Beloit Police Department Facebook page says that Marcus Seichter was found shot about 8:40 Tuesday morning at a home in the 200 block of 8th Street. Seichter was taken to Beloit Memorial Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.
Another 17-year-old, Nikolai Wasilewski has been taken into custody. Wasilewski has been arrested on charges of Homicide by Negligent Handing of a Dangerous Weapon and Possession of a Dangerous Weapon by a Person under 18-years of age.