Police: Convicted felon, whom witnesses say was armed, shot & injured near 70th & Capitol
MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police say a convicted felon was shot and injured on Monday morning, November 10th.
It happened in the 7000 block of W. Capitol Drive around 10:00 a.m.
Police say the 18-year-old man was shot during an altercation with a suspect — fleeing from the scene after he was shot.
The victim was taken into custody by police after a brief foot pursuit — and police say he is not cooperating with the investigation.
Police say witnesses have indicated the victim was armed with a gun at the time of the shooting.
The victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injuries. He was taken into custody for a probation violation.