Man shot in the abdomen near 16th and Locust, taken to the hospital for treatment

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police say a man was injured in a shooting that occurred on Monday evening, July 27th.

It happened near N. 16th Street and Locust Street around 6:30 p.m.

Police say a 42-year-old man was shot in the lower abdomen. He was taken to the hospital, and we're told he was conscious and breathing while he was being transported.

No one is in custody.

A motive for the shooting is unclear.

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