Milwaukee Police are investigating a homicide that happened just before 10:30 p.m. on July 3 in the 2200 block of N. Lake Drive. A 14-year-old Milwaukee boy was shot and suffered serious injuries. Amid the chaos, responding MPD officers performed CPR on the victim and were able to restore his heartbeat. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died. Preliminary information indicates the victim was among a group of individuals who were feuding with another group on Facebook over a girl. Milwaukee Police continue to seek suspect(s) in this case. Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.
UPDATED (12:00 p.m. on 7/6/15): A 15-year-old male suspect is in custody for the July 3 homicide in the 2200 block of N. Lake Drive. MPD will present charges to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.