DEVELOPING: ShotSpotter alerts police to shooting near 10th and Wright

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police were alerted to a shooting near 10th and Wright Streets on the city’s north side — courtesy of the ShotSpotter system.

The system detected gunfire around 1:30 p.m. on Wednesday, September 24th. Officers responded to the scene but were unable to locate anyone who was injured.

About 30 minutes later a 14-year-old boy from Milwaukee presented himself at a hospital with a non-life threatening gunshot wound.  It is believed that the victim, who is not cooperating with investigators, was shot in the same area the gunfire was detected.

There are no suspects in custody.

1 Comment

  • Meghan

    Need something more accurate. Cops showed up at my house at 3 am banging on the door saying their machine alerted them to a shooting and it came back to my address. Stop wasting money on these gadgets and do some police work. Stop waking people up in the middle of the night ..

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