The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating a fatal shooting that happened at about 10:45 p.m. on September 27 in the 2400 block of W. Chambers Street. The victim, a 33-year-old Milwaukee man, was shot by a 36-year-old Milwaukee man during an altercation. The victim was transported to a local hospital where he later died. The suspect remained at the scene and was taken into custody. A charging decision will be made by the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.
UPDATE (10/13/15 at 6:10 p.m.): The Milwaukee County District Attorney’s office has ruled the September 27 homicide in the 2400 block of W. Chambers Street as justifiable self-defense.