Fire crews investigate smoke coming from jail vent

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Fire crews responded to the Criminal Justice Facility on Friday, October 24th, around 5:30 p.m. where smoke was coming from a vent at the jail by the 9th Street entrance.

Crews will not need to evacuate anyone, and there are no reported injuries.

Around 7:00 p.m., everything is back to normal at the Criminal Justice Facility.

The source of the smoke was due to a generator that was part of planned electrical work.

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