Milwaukee Police responded to a shooting in the 2400 block of S. 5th Place around 4:45 p.m. on February 17. A 36-year-old male suffered critical injuries and was conveyed to a local hospital for treatment. The circumstances of the incident remain under investigation and a search for the suspect(s) involved are ongoing.
UPDATE (3/6/18 at 9:45 a.m): The victim in the February 17 shooting in the 2400 block of S. 5th Place died from his injuries on March 5. He is identified as Phillip L. Downs (B/M, 11/1/1981). Charges have been issued against a 23-year-old woman and a 31-year-old man in connection with this incident.