Police: 2 shot, injured in separate incidents in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating two separate shooting incidents that happened late Tuesday night, July 4th and early Wednesday morning, July 5th.
The first shooting happened around 10:50 p.m. near Cesar Chavez Drive and Mineral Street.
When officers arrived on scene, they found a 37-year-old man suffering from a non-fatal gunshot wound. The initial investigation reveals that the victim became involved in a confrontation with another person. During the confrontation, the suspect shot the victim.
The victim was conveyed to a hospital by MFD. He is expected to survive his injuries.
Police say around 1:42 a.m., a 17-year-old boy walked into a hospital suffering from a non-fatal gunshot injury. Police say the victim is not being forthcoming regarding the events that led to the shooting.
MPD continues to investigate to determine a motive and a location for the shooting.
The victim is expected to survive his injuries.