Police: Homicide victim found lying in street on Milwaukee’s north side

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MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a homicide that occurred early Wednesday morning, June 8th.

It happened around 2:14 a.m. near 18th and Vine.

When police arrived on scene, they found 35-year-old Kurt Pierzchalski lying in the street, suffering from a gunshot wound. Pierzchalski died on scene despite the life-saving efforts of Milwaukee police and MFD personnel.

Fatal shooting near 18th and Vine

Police say the circumstances surrounding this incident remain under investigation.

Fatal shooting near 18th and Vine

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8 comments

  • NOT MY FAULT

    Just about that time of the month for the Mayor, with the Chief standing behind him, to look into a camera, again, and look really really angry, and talk really really tough, with Chief Flynn Flam nodding in agreement, about how THIS HAS GOT TO STOP. TOO MANY GUNS…..SCOTT WALKERS FAULT…..STATE LEGISLATURES NOT DOING ENOUGH FOR MY CITY…..NOT ENOUGH MONEY. But this time…this time….standing on a street corner holding a sign is going to do it….turning on a porch light, is going to do it….marching down a street, holding up traffic, is going to do it…..this time all those things will end this nightmare. Yeah…right. Mayor….GET A CLUE.

  • Klaatu

    Notice how the degenerate thugs who survive the shootings refuse to cooperate with LEO’s conducting the investigation but gladly accept free health care paid for by working class Americans?

  • Sam

    Actually he had recently bought a home there in hopes of fixing it up and helping to improve the neighborhood. He was a new father and a good guy. Don’t assume the worst.

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