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MPD Investigating Overnight Shooting

At about 12:30 a.m. on Wednesday, July 25, 2018, Officers from the Milwaukee Police Department were patrolling in the area of 14th and Atkinson when they observed a subject fire gunshots towards another person. The suspect fled on foot to a nearby awaiting car. The officers located the car and initiated a vehicle pursuit.

The vehicle pursuit traveled through several Northside neighborhoods before crashing in the area of 41st and Sheridan. Four subjects fled from the auto on foot; three of the subjects were captured after a short foot pursuit.

Officers were dispatched to a non-fatal shooting located in the 1400 W. Atkinson. An adult male was located and found to be suffering from a very serious gunshot wound. He was treated on the scene and conveyed to a local hospital.

A person of interest was apprehended from the vehicle pursuit and the investigation is on-going.

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