Forty-two year old Angel G. Penalbert-Berrios has been identified as the suspect in Friday night’s shooting in Somers.
Friday February 3rd, 2023, at 3:28 PM, Kenosha County Sheriff’s deputies and detectives responded to 1543 Sheridan Rd. (LG Beauty Salon) in the Village of Somers for a shots fired incident.
According to KSD investigators on scene, a domestic dispute took place inside the business between Penalbert-Berrios and the female who are both employed there. Penalbert-Berrios fired shots at the female and then attempted to shoot himself. KSD deputies arrived on the scene within minutes and Penalbert-Berrios was taken into custody. The female and male were not injured by the gunfire.
At the time of the incident, it is believed there were up to five (5) bystanders/patrons in the establishment. None of the bystanders/patrons were injured. This is an active investigation. No further details are available at this time.
Sheriff David Zoerner responded to the scene, he stated, “Our deputies did an excellent job in safely evacuating everyone within the business and taking the suspect into custody without incident.”
Penalbert-Berrios is expected to be charged this week with one or more counts each of attempted homicide, first degree reckless endangering safety, carrying a concealed weapon, and intentionally pointing a firearm at a person.
The public is encouraged to contact the Kenosha County Sheriff’s Department Detective Bureau with any information at 262-605-5102 or anonymously to the Kenosha County Crime Stoppers at 262-656-7333.