Two People From Fond Du Lac Facing Homicide Charges

(Fond du Lac) Two people from Fond du Lac have been charged in connection to a homicide that occurred in the city last fall. Julius Freeman Jr. and Eric Perry are facing felony counts of First-Degree Intentional Homicide and Armed Robbery, both as a Party to a Crime. The 22-year-old Freeman Jr. and the 28-year-old Perry were arrested last year on probation warrants and have remained incarcerated ever since.

Fond du Lac Police were called to the 300 block of 8th Street just before midnight last October 17th. Upon arrival, officers found 26-year-old Benzel Rose deceased from apparent gunshot wounds.

Both Freeman Jr. and Perry are expected to make their initial appearances in court on Monday. Anyone with information about the investigation, they are asked to contact the Fond du Lac Police Department at 920-322-3721.