Milwaukee Police are investigating the homicide of a man who was shot Oct. 2, 2012 in the 1400 block of W. Becher at 8:17 p.m.
Preliminary information indicates that the victim, who has still not been positively identified, was on his way home from work after stopping at a nearby liquor store. He was walking when it appears he was approached by the suspect(s) and was shot. We have no one in custody at this time and we are asking anyone with information to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.
Contrary to broadcast reports, the incident had no connection to the food pantry at that location. District 2 officers are working to ensure that the neighborhood stays safe for residents and parishoners.