Two Dead After Shooting Outside Rock Falls Tavern

By: 23 Newsroom
By: 23 Newsroom

ROCK FALLS (WIFR)-- Two men are dead while two others are injured in a shooting outside of a rock falls bar over the weekend.

Police say 40 year old, Leonard Frank Harris Jr. shot and killed 34-year-old Fredrick A. Michels and injured two others in front of Lamb's Tap just after 12:30 am on Saturday.

Harris Jr. left the scene and police eventually found him walking across a bridge into Sterling. Officers then chased him to his home.

Once the suspect was in his garage, he then turned the gun on himself taking his own life.

The case remains under investigation

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