Milwaukee shooting suspect; police ask for help with ID

Milwaukee police are requesting the public’s assistance in identifying and locating the suspect wanted in a shooting that occurred on Thursday, July 21 near Atkinson and Teutonia. It happened at approximately 5:20 p.m.

The suspect is described as an African American male, 16-21 years of age with dread lock style black hair and a slim build. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt labeled "Boyz N The Hood", black pants, black shoes, a black baseball style hat, and carrying a black shoulder bag. He was armed with a handgun.   

The suspect fired shots and subsequently struck the victim. The suspect fled on foot. 

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Anyone with any information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360 or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 414-224-Tips or P3 Tips App.