Police: 41-year-old man shot, killed while sitting in vehicle near 25th and Meinecke

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MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a homicide that occurred Monday night, September 11th.

It happened around 6:45 p.m. near 25th Street and Meinecke Avenue.

Police say a 41- year-old man, identified as Shawn Alford, was seated in a vehicle when a suspect fired several gunshots into the vehicle. The victim received a fatal gunshot injury.

Lifesaving efforts were administered by the Milwaukee Fire Department, however, they were unsuccessful in their efforts. The victim died at a local hospital.

The circumstances and motive of the shooting remains under investigation. MPD continues to search for a suspect.

The investigation is ongoing.

Shooting near 25th and Meinecke

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