People Shot at Funeral in Racine, Wisconsin

A number of people were shot during a funeral at Graceland Cemetery in Racine, Wisconsin on June 2, according to reports citing police.

The Racine Police Department urged locals to stay away from the cemetery after multiple shots were fired on Thursday afternoon.

“There are victims but unknown how many at this time,” police said in a Facebook post, “the scene is still active and being investigated”.

According to reports mourners had gathered to say goodbye to Da’Shontay Lucas King Sr. when the shooting occurred. King was shot and killed by Racine police on May 20, according to reports.

Footage filmed by Maurice Ford shows crowds of mourners and emergency crews in a cordoned-off area of the cemetery. Credit: Maurice Ford via Storyful

Video transcript

- Pastor, what happened?

- [INAUDIBLE]

- Who they, who they shooting at?

- [INAUDIBLE]

- I see that. They got the whole block blocked off down here.

- (IN THE DISTANCE) Move, move, move.

- (SEVERAL VOICES) Help, help, help.

- I don't believe this.

[POLICE RADIO CHATTER]

- At a funeral.

[POLICE RADIO CHATTER]

- A drive-by.

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