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UPDATE: Conover, Eagle River men involved in fatal shooting

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EAGLE RIVER, Wis. (WAOW) -

The police chief has released the names of two young men involved in a fatal shooting Sunday.

Jeremiah Fox Solis, 19, of Eagle River is to appear in Vilas County Circuit Court on Tuesday and be accused of killing Connor Stephens, 20, of Conover, Chief Mark Vander Bloomen said.

Police are recommending Solis be charged with homicide by negligent handling of a dangerous weapon, Vander Bloomen said in a statement. Stephens was shot in the chest in the 400 block of East Wall Street in Eagle River about midnight. No other details were immediately released.

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A 20-year-old man is dead after being shot in the chest late Sunday night in Vilas County, according the the Eagle River Police Department.

Officials say a 19-year-old Eagle River man is in custody on a charge of homicide by negligent handling of a dangerous weapon.

They say the shooting happened on the 400 block of E. Wall St. around 11:42 p.m. The 20-year-old, of Conover, was pronounced dead at the hospital. 

Names are not being released at this time.

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