Archive for the ‘Shooting’ Category

MPD Investigates October 10 Shooting, Motorycle Accident

October 10th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened in the 3100 block of W. Hopkins Street shortly after 10 a.m. on October 10. A 24-year-old Milwaukee man was shot outside of a business. He was conveyed to a local hospital for treatment of what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. Investigators believe the victim was targeted. No arrests have been made.

A Milwaukee Police motorcycle was struck by a car at N. 35th Street and W. North Avenue at about 11 a.m. on October 10. The officer was turning northbound onto 35th Street from eastbound on North Avenue when an eastbound car traveling in the westbound lanes sideswiped the motorcycle. The car, described as a black 4-door Nissan with tinted windows, continued eastbound on North Avenue after striking the motorcycle. The officer, a 43-year-old male with 18 years of service, is assigned to the Neighborhood Task Force. He was conveyed to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries and has since been released. Anyone with information on the striking auto is asked to call Milwaukee Police.

 

Milwaukee Police Investigate October 8 Shooting

October 9th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a shooting that occurred in the 10700 block of W. Hampton Avenue at 5:25 p.m. on October 8th.  The 29-year-old victim from Milwaukee stated he was walking down the street when he was approached by two individuals in a vehicle. The suspects shouted something at the victim and both occupants began to shoot.  The victim ran away and received only a minor gunshot wound.  He was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  There are no suspects in custody and the investigation continues.

MPD Investigating Shots Fired, Shooting Incidents

October 6th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating shots fired in the parking lot of a business in the 1300 block of W. Burnham Street on October 5 at approximately 11:35 a.m. A 31-year-old Milwaukee man working as a security guard fired shots at a 22-year-old woman from Milwaukee who is known to him. The security guard alleges that the woman pointed a handgun at him before he the fired shots. Both individuals were taken into custody and MPD will present the case to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened in the 3000 block of N. 20th Street on October 6 at approximately 3:40 a.m. The victim, a 47-year-old Milwaukee woman, was inside her home and was struck by a bullet fired from outside the residence. The victim was conveyed to a local hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury. There are no suspects in custody and MPD continues its investigation.

MPD Investigates September 26 Shooting

September 26th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened in the 5700 block of N. 94th Street at about 12:20 p.m. on September 26. Two victims, a 23-year-old man and a 24-year-old man both from Milwaukee, were shot during what appears to be a robbery. One of the victims returned fire but likely did not strike either of the two the suspects. The victims drove themselves to a local hospital for treatment of what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries. Neither suspect is in custody and the investigation is ongoing.

Shooting Suspect Arrested With Help of Witness

September 26th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

District Seven officers of the Milwaukee Police Department arrested a suspect believed to have fired shots outside of a home. Officers were dispatched to the 3700 block of N. 52nd Street at 11:40 a.m. on September 25. Officers found three shell casings in the roadway at the scene. A witness told officers he heard the shots and then saw a vehicle flee and officers quickly located it in the 7700 block of W. Capitol Drive. When the officers attempted to stop the vehicle, the driver fled on foot but was taken into custody in the 3900 block of N. 76th Street. A semi-automatic handgun was found inside the car. The suspect is a 19-year-old Milwaukee man. MPD will present the case to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.

 

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