MPD is releasing updated information regarding the standoff situation that began on March 9. One of the three suspects involved in taking a male and female hostage at gunpoint was found deceased in a home located on the 2600 block of N. 17th St around 3:30 p.m. on March 10. The male suspect was found deceased inside the residence. This investigation is ongoing as we work to determine the cause of death.
UPDATE (3/11/18 at 9:55 a.m.): The deceased in the March 9/10 standoff in the 2600 block of N. 17th Street is identified as Persey R. Morgan (B/M, 8/13/1983). This situation has been deemed a critical incident and as such the investigation will be conducted by the Milwaukee County Investigative Team, with Greenfield Police as the lead agency. We have no further information to share at this time.