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Milwaukee police arrest shooting suspect minutes after the alleged crime

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police were able to arrest a shooting suspect minutes after the crime occurred.

Police were dispatched to the 2700 block of N. 20th Street (20th and Center) just after 4:00 a.m. on Tuesday, November 11th for a report of a shooting.

The victim, a 52-year-old man was on his bicycle when he was shot by a suspect who walked past him.

The suspect fled the scene on foot.

Police got a description of the suspect from the victim, and that suspect was located in the 2500 block of N. 24th Street.

Police say the suspect, a 20-year-old Milwaukee man, had started a fire to try to destroy his clothing.

The 52-year-old shooting victim was taken to the hospital for treatment of his injury.

Charges against the suspect are expected to be filed soon.

1 Comment

  • grunt

    I thought all police were bad.
    They didn’t shoot him? They didn’t beat him? They didn’t talk mean to him? He must have cooperated.

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