Archive for the ‘Shooting’ Category

MPD Investigates November 18 Business Shooting

November 18th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a shooting inside a business in the 2400 block of N. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Drive at about 12:10 p.m. on November 18. Two armed suspects entered the business and during the course of the robbery, a store employee was shot. The victim, a 36-year-old man, was conveyed to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The suspects fled from the scene in a vehicle and MPD continues its investigation.

MPD Investigating Armed Robbery/Shots Fired Incident

November 13th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating an armed robbery/shots fired incident in the 8000 block of W. Green Tree Road that happened at about 2:20 p.m. on November 13. An unknown armed suspect approached a 36-year-old woman from Milwaukee and demanded her property. The victim fired several shots at the suspect and the suspect returned fire. The victim was not injured and the suspect fled. It is unknown if the suspect was injured and we are seeking him.

Milwaukee Police Investigating November 13 Shooting

November 13th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened in the 3800 block of S. 5th Place at 10:00 a.m. on November 13. The victim, a 28-year-old Milwaukee man, was attempting to repossess the suspect’s car when a struggle ensued. The suspect, a 37-year-old Milwaukee man, fired a handgun and the victim suffered a graze wound. The victim drove himself to the hospital and the suspect remained at the scene where he was taken into custody.

A shooting suspect is arrested by officers from District Five of the Milwaukee Police Department just minutes after the crime. Officers were dispatched to the 2700 block of N. 20th Street at about 4:10 a.m. on November 11th for a report of a shooting. The victim, a 52-year-old man, was on his bicycle when the suspect walked past him and shot him. The suspect then fled on foot. Officers responded to the area, got a description of the suspect from the victim, and a few minutes later located the suspect in the 2500 block of N. 24th Street. The suspect, a 20-year-old Milwaukee man, had started a fire to destroy his clothing. The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of a non-life threatening injury. MPD will present this case to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.

 

Parking Lot Dispute Leads to Gunfire, Arrest

November 5th, 2014 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police arrested a suspect who fired a shot at a vehicle during a dispute over a parking space. District Five officers were dispatched to the 3800 block of N. Port Washington Avenue just before 10:00 a.m. on November 4. The officers met with two victims, a 21-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman, who said their neighbor fired a shot at their vehicle after the group got into an argument over parking. The gunshot did not hit the vehicle that was occupied by five children ranging in age from one to eight. The suspect, a 26-year-old Milwaukee woman, was taken into custody and confessed to the incident. Police also recovered the gun that she used to fire the shot. Milwaukee Police will present this case to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.

 

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