Police identify man shot, killed near 23rd & Fond Du Lac

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police have identified the victim of a shooting that occurred near 23rd and Fond Du Lac Avenue Tuesday night, May 7th. The victim is identified as 20-year-old Samuel Bussanich.

According to police, Bussanich was shot while in his car, which traveled a few blocks to 23rd and Center after the shooting. Officials say the incident occurred during a drug transaction.

Bussanich died on the scene.

A 16-year-old male from Milwaukee is in custody and will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office today for possible charges.