New information about fatal shooting in Eau Claire

EAU CLAIRE, Wis. (WKBAT) – New information has been released on a fatal shooting that happened in Eau Claire on Friday, March 20th shortly before 9 pm.

Eau Claire Police say 30-year-old Edwin James Garcia-Smith was shot and killed in a residence on the 4600 block of Kappus Drive.

An unnamed 32-year-old woman was also shot.

She was brought to a local hospital for treatment.

Authorities say they expect she will recover.

There were three children in the home at the time, they are uninjured and safe.

Police determined this was a targeted crime.

The two suspects fled the scene and have not been located.

If you have any information about this crime please contact Eau Claire County Crime Stoppers.

This is an active homicide investigation.

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