Police: 2 men approached by several suspects; 24-year-old man shot, wounded near 37th & Florist

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Milwaukee Police Department MPD

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police say a 24-year-old man was shot and injured on Wednesday afternoon, September 21st near 37th and Florist.

It happened around 12:15 p.m.

Police say two men, ages 24 and 21 were approached by several suspects who tried to rob them.  One of the suspects shot the 24-year-old victim before all the suspects fled on foot.

The victim was transported to a hospital for treatment of what are believed to be non-life threatening injuries.

MPD continues to search for the suspects.