6 years ago

Suspect Sought in Hit & Run of 5-year-old Boy

Milwaukee Police are searching for the suspect who struck a 5-year-old boy and fled the scene.

At 9:15 p.m. on June 9, in the 4500 block of N. Teutonia Ave., a 4 door vehicle, possibly a tan GM model, was northbound at a high rate of speed. The vehicle struck the boy, who was with his adult cousin as they attempted to cross the street.

The boy was transported to Children’s Hospital. The child suffered fractures and internal bleeding. He is in critical condition and is expected to survive.

We are asking the community to help us gather information on the striking vehicle and the person who may have been involved.

Anyone with information is asked to call 414-935-7360.

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