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Police: 1 dead following shooting near 99th and Ruby in Wauwatosa

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WAUWATOSA — Wauwatosa police are investigating a fatal shooting that happened near 99th and Ruby on Tuesday afternoon, May 29.

According to police, shortly after 4 p.m., a man was located in a backyard with a gunshot wound to his chest. The 24-year-old victim was transported to Froedtert Hospital by ambulance where he was pronounced dead.

Police say three people have been detained for questioning regarding the incident. Officials say they were all present at the time of the shooting.

There is no danger to the public.


The investigation into the fatal shooting is ongoing.

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