GREEN BAY AREA REGIONAL NEWS: Brown County

UPDATE: Charges filed against BP shooter

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MONDAY 5/10/2021 12:48 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Charges were filed against the alleged shooter from an incident at a BP gas station in Green Bay.

According to court records, 25-year-old Stephon Young is charged with 1st Degree Reckless Injury.

Young was taken into custody on Friday, May 7 while he was in Chicago.

There is no further information at this time, Local 5 will update this story as more information becomes available.

UPDATE: BP shooting suspect taken into custody while in Chicago

FRIDAY 5/7/2021 10:59 a.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The BP gas station shooting suspect has been taken into custody by authorities in Chicago.

On Thursday, the Green Bay Police Department asked for the public’s help in locating 25-year-old Stephon Young who is suspected of firing a handgun at the occupants of a vehicle at the BP Gas Station on South Military Avenue in Green Bay.

According to authorities, Young was taken into custody in Chicago on May 7. The Green Bay Police Department is working with law enforcement authorities in Chicago to begin the extradition process to bring Young back to Green Bay.

Local 5 will update this story as more information becomes available.

UPDATE: Police looking for BP shooting suspect, considered armed and dangerous

THURSDAY 5/6/2021 1:56 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – The Green Bay Police Department is asking for the public’s help locating the man who is suspected of firing a handgun at people at the BP Gas Station.

According to the Green Bay Police, the suspect is 25-year-old Stephon Keith Young. Young is suspected of firing a handgun at the occupants of a vehicle at the BP Gas Station on South Military Avenue in Green Bay.

Authorities also say that Young should be considered armed and dangerous, and if seen to call 9-1-1 immediately.

Young is described as approximately 5’07” tall and 155 pounds. Young reportedly has a large tattoo on his neck.

Anyone with information related to the incident is encouraged to call the Green Bay Police at 920-448-3208.

Local 5 will update this story as more information becomes available.

UPDATE: Two in custody as search continues for Green Bay gas station shooter

WEDNESDAY 5/5/2021

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – Green Bay Police tell Local 5 the victim of the BP shooting is at a local hospital with life-threatening injuries as the search continues for the shooter.

According to officers, two people are in custody facing charges related to the Tuesday shooting. Officers believe the event was not a random act and they explain the victim, shooter, and the two in custody knew each other.

UPDATE: One person in serious condition after shooting in Green Bay, PD say incident is isolated

TUESDAY 5/4/2021

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – According to police on the scene, one person has been injured as a result of a shooting, that victims in serious condition.

According to Green Bay Police Patrol Sgt. Thomas Denney, police received a call around 7:30 p.m. at the BP gas station on W. Mason St. and S. Military Avenue. One shot was fired but police say it is an isolated incident and the public isn’t in any danger.

They are currently interviewing people who may have been involved in the incident but the investigation is ongoing.

Local 5 will update this story when the latest information becomes available.

HAPPENING NOW: Police presence on W. Mason St. and S. Military Ave in Green Bay

TUESDAY, 5/4/2021 8:27 p.m.

GREEN BAY, Wis. (WFRV) – There are currently several police vehicles on the corner of West Mason and South Military Avenue. Crime scene tape can be seen around the BP gas station.

There’s no word on the situation at this time. Local 5 has a crew at the scene and will update this story with the latest when it becomes available.

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