After Milwaukee Police responded to a shooting near 6th & Becher at 1 p.m. Tuesday, officers learned during their investigation that the victim was shot during a robbery attempt. While at the scene, members of the neighborhood assisted in identifying the suspect, who was arrested in the area.
The 24-year old victim was conveyed to a local hospital, where he was treated for a non-life threatening injury. Detectives assigned to the South Investigations Division and officers from District 2 and the Neighborhood Task Force worked on the investigation and arrest. The investigation is continuing to determine if the suspect is connected to any other crimes.