Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that happened around 6:40 p.m. on September 4 in the 1900 block of W. Hopkins Street. The victim, a 61-year-old Milwaukee man, was shot during circumstances that remain under investigation. He died on scene despite the lifesaving efforts of Milwaukee Fire Department personnel. Our investigation into this incident remains under investigation and MPD is seeking a known male suspect.
UPDATE (9/8/16 at 10:05 a.m.): The Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office has decided not to issue charges against the 35-year-old Milwaukee man arrested for the September 4 homicide of Ray G. Harrington in the 1900 block of W. Hopkins Street. The District Attorney’s Office cited justifiable self-defense.