Two men shot following funeral service at Greater Mt. Sinai Church in Milwaukee

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MILWAUKEE -- Two men were shot during an altercation at the Greater Mt. Sinai Church located near N. 60th and Custer Avenue on Saturday, April 30th.

It happened around 1:30 p.m.

Police say as attendees were leaving the church, an altercation occurred during which a 29-year-old Milwaukee man was shot.

He was taken to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

A second victim, a 28-year-old man, transported himself to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Greater Mt. Sinai Church

Greater Mt. Sinai Church

A FOX6 News employee and deacon of the church, was inside at the time of the incident. He said it was packed with people for a funeral service for Kirby Clark. Clark, 26, was shot while sitting in his vehicle near 10th and Burleigh on Wednesday, April 20th. He was rushed to the hospital, where he later died.Mt. Sinai

"When they started shooting, I hit the floor," said Perry Ward, a witness.

Police were conducting interviews with those at the church during the shooting.

The circumstances surrounding this shooting remain under investigation.

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16 comments

  • Bill W

    Anyone ever notice how ole bubble boy liberal never comes up with a plan for his everyday comments on banning guns? How should we go about doing this? Just don’t reproduce man, it’s all we ask. PLEASE!

  • Michael Neils

    Sounds like they were not part of the procession. Hopefully someone got the plate #’s and scripts of cars to turn them in. Also video cameras are all over and pick up a LOT. You think this is tv stuff nowdays. Too bad tv cops weren’t at funeral expecting something and taking them don b4 shots @ funeral occurred.

  • Meatballs

    Shooting at a funeral, in a church? Who do they think they are? Italians or Northern Irish??

  • james off hampton

    typical Black behavior? are you sure? I think you forgot about the dick head who sat in on a black church service and shot, not outside, but the inside of the church. Only two were wounded in this incident, i believe he killed quite a few people. Let’s not forgot the psycho in Colorado who shot up the movie theater. We can’t forget the historical columbine shooting. Lets not talk about “typical black” behavior. Idiot

  • Alex

    Take your city back. See Colin Flaherty’s video about this and several other recent incidents of violence all by people who don’t belong here.

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