MPD Investigating October 14 North Side Shooting

October 17th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 1:15 a.m. on October 14 in the 4500 block of N. 21st Street.  A 30-year-old male suffered a serious gunshot wound and was transported to a local hospital.  The circumstances of the shooting are unknown at this time, however, the investigation is ongoing.

MPD Investigating October 11 North Side Robbery-Related Shooting

October 17th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened around 7:40 p.m. on October 11 in the 2800 block of N. 24th Street.  A 53-year-old male suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound after a robbery attempt.  The victim was transported to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  Milwaukee Police are continuing to investigate.

Traffic Investigators Called to October 14th, Serious Injury Crash

October 16th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a serious injury crash that happened on Saturday, October 14th, around 10:25 p.m. in the 3400 block of W. Hampton Avenue. A stolen 2017 Mazda CX-5 was racing another vehicle east on W. Hampton Avenue. The driver of the Mazda lost control of the vehicle, crossed the median into westbound traffic and collided with three other vehicles. The Mazda was originally taken in an auto dealer burglary on Saturday, October 14th, around 1:15 a.m. from 11330 W. Metro Boulevard.

The driver of the Mazda is a 16-year old Milwaukee male, who fled on foot. He was later arrested. He suffered non-life threatening injuries during the crash. A passenger of the Mazda, a 17-year old Milwaukee male, was injured in the crash and is hospitalized in critical condition. Three other teenage females were in the Mazda and were taken to a local hospital for serious injuries. Occupants of one of the other vehicles involved were taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

The driver of the Mazda faces potential charges of 2nd degree reckless injury, duty upon striking causing great bodily harm, operating after revocation causing great bodily harm, and operating an auto without owner’s consent. He remains in MPD custody and the case will be presented to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.

MPD Officers Injured After Fleeing Robbery Suspect Strikes Squad Car

October 16th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating an armed robbery that happened on Sunday, October 15th, around 1:00 p.m. in the 4200 block of N. Teutonia Avenue. Two suspects attempted to rob the victims, obtained the victims’ property and fled in a vehicle. The victims of the robbery, chased the suspects in a vehicle. As the vehicles entered the intersection of 27th and Burleigh Street, the suspect vehicle, a green Honda, struck another vehicle, which was forced into a Milwaukee Police squad car, stopped for a red traffic signal. All of the vehicles suffered severe damage. The driver of the suspect vehicle, a 20-year old Milwaukee man, fled on foot but was later arrested. The passenger of the suspect vehicle was also arrested. He is a 20-year old Milwaukee man who is on probation for armed robbery. Two officers were in the squad and suffered non-life threatening injuries. They were treated and released from a local hospital as well as the occupants of the second vehicle. The investigation is ongoing.

MPD Seeks East Side Burglary Suspects

October 13th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a burglary that happened on Thursday, October 12th, around 4:25 a.m. at an apartment building located at 415 E. Knapp Street. The suspects pried open a door to a common area of the building and stole coins from the laundry facilities. These suspects are believed to be involved with five similar burglaries in the area.

The suspects are described at the following:

Suspect 1: Black male, 35-45 years old, 5’6”-5’9” tall, stocky build, short hair, wearing a long sleeve button up plaid collared shirt, and blue jeans.

Suspect 2: Black male, 35-45 year old, 6’-6’4” tall, medium build, short hair, wearing a black leather jacket, dark t-shirt with a basketball and hoop on it, and dark jeans.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7211.

 
 
 

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