Milwaukee police: Gunfire leaves 2 people dead in separate shooting incidents

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating two fatal shootings at separate locations on Sunday morning, October 9th.

Fatal shooting near 27th and Hope Ave. in Milwaukee

Fatal shooting near 27th and Hope Ave. in Milwaukee

The first incident happened at 1:00 a.m. near 27th and Hope Ave. Officers responded to a ShotSpotter alert and found a yet to be identified male in his early 20s suffering from a fatal gunshot wound. He died on scene.

Around 2:45 a.m., officers were called to Comments Nightclub near 52nd and Hampton. Officers responded to a report of a man with a gun and arrived to find the 32-year-old male victim suffering from a very serious gunshot wound. He was taken to a hospital where he later died.

Fatal shooting near 52nd & Hampton in Milwaukee

Fatal shooting near 52nd & Hampton in Milwaukee

The circumstances surrounding these incidents remain under investigation.

Autopsies will be conducted on Monday.

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