Police: 3 shot, injured in separate incidents in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating three shootings that happened on Sunday night, Aug. 5 and early Monday morning, Aug 6. Three people were injured as a result of the shootings.

The first shooting took place just before 7 p.m. near 5th and Lapham.

Police said a 16-year-old boy was shot after an argument and received a gunshot wound not believed to be life-threatening. He was taken to the hospital.

The second shooting occurred a little after 9 p.m. around the area of 34th and Wells.

Authorities said a 32-year-old Milwaukee man was shot after an argument. He was taken to the hospital for treatment of injuries not believed to be life-threatening.

The third shooting happened around 1:10 a.m. on Monday, Aug. 6 near Vienna and Appleton Avenues.

According to police, a 35-year-old man suffered non-life threatening injuries after he was shot under unknown circumstances. He was taken to the hospital.

Police are investigating.