Archie Brown Jr. who fatally struck 2-year-old toddler with his van was fatally shot in the head and toddler’s 15-year-old sibling was also fatally shot by a suspect in the crossfire.
By H. Nelson Goodson
April 13, 2015
Milwaukee, WI – On Sunday, police reported that a 2-year-old toddler ran into the street around 5:10 p.m. at the 4600 block of N. 48th Street across from Wahl Park and was fatally struck by a van driven by a 40-year-old man. The toddler was identified as Damani T. Terry or “Tay Tay” and the driver as Archie Brown Jr. by family members. The driver stopped and tried to help Tay Tay and his 15-year-old sibling, Rasheed T. Chiles or “Duke” came to help as well.
While the accident occurred, a suspect came out from a residence where a party was taking place and saw what had happened, the suspect went back inside and retrieved a weapon. He then came back outside and fatally shot Brown Jr. in the head and the 15-year-old was shot in the back in the crossfire. Brown Jr. and Tay Tay died at the scene and Duke die later at a local hospital on Sunday, according to police.
Police are looking for a known suspect.
Ricky Chiles, 27, is wanted in connection for the April 12 murder of Archie Brown Jr., 40, and Rasheed Chiles, 15. Chiles is Rasheed’s uncle.