Police: 1 fatally shot, 1 injured near 8th and Becher

Fatal shooting near 8th and Becher in Miwaukee.

MILWAUKEE — One person was shot and killed and another injured on the city’s south side early Sunday morning, August 20th.

Police say the shooting happened around 1:45 a.m. near the neighborhood of 8th and Becher.

Fatal shooting near 8th and Becher in Miwaukee.

Police say an argument involving several people began outside of a bar and shots were fired during the argument.

A 22-year-old man and a 21-year-old woman were both struck. The man died from his injuries and the woman was taken to the hospital with serious injuries.

The Milwaukee Police Department’s investigation is ongoing.

 

Fatal shooting near 8th and Becher in Miwaukee.

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