Milwaukee shootings Wednesday; 3 wounded, police say

Police at shooting scene near 15th and State

Police in Milwaukee responded to three separate shootings on Wednesday, March 2.

There people were wounded as a result of the shootings.

61st and Medford

Around 12:40 a.m., a 35-year-old Milwaukee man was shot in the leg after exchanging gunfire with a suspect. He was conveyed to the hospital and is expected to survive.

44th and Chambers

A 28-year-old Milwaukee man sustained multiple gunshot wounds around 1:15 a.m. and went to the hospital. He is expected to survive. 

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15th and State

Marquette University police said a victim, who is not affiliated with the university, was shot around 4:20 p.m. He was taken to the hospital for treatment.

The suspect, police said, drove away in a black SUV – possibly a Chevrolet Suburban or Tahoe – and the investigation is ongoing.

MPD seeks suspects, info

What led to the shootings is not yet known, and Milwaukee police are seeking an unknown suspect.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-935-7360; to remain anonymous, call Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS or use the P3 tips app.


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