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Milwaukee police investigate four separate shootings in about eight hours

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MILWAUKEE (WITI) — Milwaukee police are investigating four separate shooting incidents which happened between Saturday evening, December 27th and early Sunday, December 28th.

The first shooting happened around 5:20 p.m. near Palmer and Burleigh. A 38-year-old man was shot during a robbery attempt. The man sustained a non-life-threatening injury. No suspects are in custody.

At 11:30 p.m., a 34-year-old man was shot by a known suspect during an argument near 6th and Hadley. The man suffered a serious injury but is expected to survive. The suspect was arrested at the scene.

Just before midnight, a 19-year-old man was shot near S. Cesar Chavez Dr. and Orchard. The man was dropped off at a hospital with a serious injury. He is expected to survive. No suspects are in custody.

Lastly, just before 1:30 a.m. Sunday, a 27-year-old woman showed up at a hospital with a non-life-threatening gunshot wound. The scene of this incident is 48th and Villard. The woman appears to have been struck by gunfire while driving in a vehicle and was not the intended target of the shooting. No suspects are in custody.

Monitor FOX6 News and for updates on these developing stories.


  • wtf

    what is wrong where are the protests? the outrage in any of these neighborhoods, frustrating to be an unappreciated officer of the law… people have no morals, or personal responsiblity it all starts with family values… noticiably lacking, in various parts of Milwaukee…

    • Justme

      Actually their is lots of outrage. In my neighborhood alone we had 3 different type of protests, one with police presence, over the summer. But because it is peaceful and don’t inolve sound bites no media coverage which means people like you don’t thin it exist. We have beautifying clean ups, build gardens and playgrounds. We get try to get to know our neighbors. What else aren’t we doing?

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