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Police: Man dies after suffering serious gunshot wound near 7th and Keefe in Milwaukee

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MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating a homicide that happened Monday afternoon, Aug. 6.

Around 3:15 p.m., officers responded to the area near 7th and Keefe, where a man believed to be in his early 20s died after suffering a serious gunshot wound.

Police are working to identify the victim and a possible motive.

Less than an hour later, around 4 p.m., police were on scene near 2nd and Concordia.

A 27-year-old man sustained what police called “a possible non-life threatening gunshot wound” and was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The investigation is ongoing.

This was one of four homicides in Milwaukee Monday. Another happened near 5th and Center, where a 40-year-old man was shot. Late Monday night, police were on scene at the Swing Park under the Holton Street Bridge near Water Street, where a man and teenager were shot.

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