Archive for the ‘Shooting’ Category

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a shooting which happened at approximately 4:00 a.m. on July 3 at the Bouchard’s store in the 2400 block of N. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Under circumstances which currently remain unclear, suspects attempted to burglarize the store resulting in one of the suspects being shot. The injured suspect, a 20-year-old man, was transported to a local hospital by an 18-year-old man and a 17-year-old male, both from Milwaukee, where he is being treated for serious injuries. All three are currently in police custody and our investigation into this incident is ongoing.

MPD Investigating July 2 South Side Homicide

July 3rd, 2015 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that happened around 10:15 p.m. on July 2 in the 2400 block of S. 5th Place. During circumstances that remain unclear, a 23-year-old Milwaukee man was shot.  He died at the scene despite lifesaving efforts by the Milwaukee Fire Department. A 16-year-old male was also shot but suffered a non-life threatening injury and he is currently being treated for that wound at a local hospital. Our investigation into this matter is ongoing.

Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that happened around 9:05 p.m.on July 2 in the 2400 block of W. Lisbon Avenue. The victim, a 47-year-old Milwaukee man, was shot after he and his brother exited their vehicle and began to argue with the occupant(s) of another vehicle which had also stopped. The victim’s brother, a 37-year-old Milwaukee man, was shot but suffered a non-life threatening injury. Both were conveyed to a local hospital for treatment and the 47-year-old died a short time after arriving at the hospital. Our investigation into this incident remains under investigation.

Robbery Victim Injured in June 30 North Side Shooting

July 1st, 2015 by milwaukeepolice

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a shooting that happened just before 6:00 p.m. on June 30 in the 1600 block of W. Hadley Street. The 31-year-old male victim from Milwaukee was shot as he grabbed for the suspects weapon during a street robbery. The victim transported himself to a local hospital where he was treated for a non-life threatening injury. Our investigation into this matter is ongoing.

MPD Investigating June 28 Northwest Side Shooting

June 29th, 2015 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 8:00 p.m. on June 28 in the 4900 block of W. Auer Avenue. A 21-year-old Milwaukee man stated he was walking down the street when a vehicle pulled up and began to shoot at him. He suffered a non-life threatening injury and was able to walk to a local hospital for treatment. The victim was not able to give a description of the suspects and MPD’s investigation into this incident is ongoing.

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