Archive for the ‘Shooting’ Category

UPDATE: MPD Investigating August 25 West Side Homicide

August 26th, 2016 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 5:30 p.m. on August 25 in the 600 block of N. 29th Street. The 20-year-old male victim was a passenger in a 2001 red Acura driven by a 23-year-old man. Both men exited the Acura and began to exchange gunfire with a group to the south near W. Michigan Street. During this exchange, the victim was struck.  He suffered a critical injury and was transported to a local hospital for treatment. Officers assigned to the District Three were on patrol nearby, heard the shots, responded and were able to arrest the driver of the Acura. Two semi-automatic pistols were recovered, one from the victim and one from the driver. The second group of shooter(s) were able to flee the scene. Our investigation into the motive and search for possible suspect(s) is ongoing.

UPDATE (8/26/16 at 9:50 a.m.): The 20-year-old male victim critically injured in the August 25 shooting in the 600 block of N. 29th Street died from his injuries this morning.  Next-of-kin notifications are still being made and our investigation is ongoing.

MPD Investigating August 24 North Side Shooting

August 25th, 2016 by milwaukeepolice

The Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 10:30 p.m. on August 24 in the 1900 block of W. Clarke Street. The 35-year-old male victim reported he was walking down the street when he heard shots and realized he had been shot. He was transferred to a local hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury. Our investigation into a possible motive and suspect(s) is ongoing.

MPD Investigating August 23 Northwest Side Shooting

August 24th, 2016 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a non-fatal shooting that happened around 10:00 p.m. on August 23 in the 4300 block of W. Auer Avenue.  The circumstances that led up to the shooting remain unclear at this time. The victim was seated in a vehicle when a suspect fired several gunshots into the vehicle. A 19-year-old male received a serious gunshot wound and a friend conveyed him to a local hospital. The victim is expected to survive.  MPD continues to seek the suspect(s).

MPD Investigates Sudden Death

August 24th, 2016 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a sudden death that happened on Tuesday, August 23rd, around 4:15 p.m. in the 2400 block of N. 40th Street.  A two and half year-old male was found deceased by family members.  The circumstances of the incident are still being investigated.  No arrests have been made at this time.  The investigation is ongoing.

MPD Investigating August 23 North Side Shooting

August 23rd, 2016 by milwaukeepolice

MPD is investigating a shooting that happened around 9:15 a.m. on August 23 in the 3100 block of N. 27th Street. A 46-year-old man was shot during circumstances that remain unclear at this time. The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. MPD is currently seeking a motive and searching for suspect(s).

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