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MPD Investigating N. 54th Street Shooting

At about 7:30 pm, on Tuesday, July 24, 2018, a 25 y/o female arrived at a local hospital suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound. The investigation revealed that the shooting occurred in the 6400 block of N. 54th Street. Circumstances leading up to the shooting remain under investigation, but a person of interest is being questioned.

Officers responded to the report of shots fired in the area of 9100 W. Allyn street at about 9:30pm.  Upon arrival a 25 y/o male was discovered to be suffering from a non-life threatening gunshot wound.  The victim stated that an unknown male approached him and attempted to rob him. During the robbery, the suspect shot the victim.

The victim was treated by MFD and conveyed to a local hospital. He is expected to survive his injuries.

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