MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are asking for the public’s help locating two vehicles in connection with the May 5th shooting of a nine-year-old girl near 15th and Meinecke.
The vehicles were captured by surveillance cameras near the scene of the shooting.
The first vehicle (below) is a four-door, white Oldsmobile Alero. Police say the people inside were involved in the shootout that left Za'Layia Jenkins critically hurt.
Inside of the car were three black males who, police say, were armed with rifles and a handgun. The driver was a black male, approximately 25 years old, with low-cut hair and a medium build. He was wearing a black T-shirt.
The second vehicle (below) is a green Jeep Grand Cherokee whose driver may have information regarding the shooting. The driver was a white male in his 50s, wearing a puffy vest and jeans.
Nine-year-old Za'Layia Jenkins was hit by a stray bullet while inside a home at 15th and Meinecke Thursday night. Jenkins was taken to a hospital, where she remains in critical condition.
Police recovered more than 40 casings at the scene near 15th and Meinecke.
"It`s senseless. Like, you`re all shooting for what?" Chris Fisher said.
Fisher said, as the father of an eight-year-old girl, this case hits close to home.
"It could happen to anybody, you know?" Fisher said.
No arrests have been made in connection with this shooting.
Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee police at 414-935-7360.