Developing: Altercation leads to gunfire, one wounded at West Allis gas station
WEST ALLIS — Officials say an altercation at a West Allis gas station led to gunfire on Tuesday afternoon, April 5th.
West Allis police say they responded to the scene near 96th and Lincoln Ave. around 3:30 p.m. They learned one person fired a gunshot which struck another person in the leg.
An off-duty West Allis Police Officer saw the shooting, intervened and took the suspected shooter into custody.
The victim of the shooting, a 29-year-old man from Milwaukee, was taken to a local hospital for treatment of apparent non-life threatening injuries.
The suspected shooter is a 20-year-old man.
West Allis police are not searching for any other suspects.