6 years ago

Update on Overnight Events

Milwaukee Police are investigating a double shooting that occurred at approximately 10 p.m. Friday in the 5600 block of N. 35th street. A 12 year-old girl and a 21 year-old man were shot while inside a residence and both victims are currently undergoing surgery for their injuries. They are in serious condition at this time. The motive for the shootings appears to be robbery, but the investigation is ongoing and no further details are available at this time.

At 11:10 p.m. On Friday officers responded to a second double shooting and that incident occurred in the 5200 block of N. Sherman Blvd. An argument at a large house party led to shots being fired outside, and two men who were leaving the party were struck by gunfire. A 22 year-old man sustained a gunshot wound to the leg and he is being treated for that injury. A 23 year-old man was also shot and he died a short while later at a local hospital. The investigation is ongoing and no arrests have been made at this time.

Police are also investigating a fatal shooting that occurred at 1:25 a.m. This morning near 71st and Mill Road. An adult male was pronounced dead on the scene and no other details are available at this time.

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