Police: 1 in custody, firearm recovered after shots fired incident, crash in Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a crash and shots fired incident that took place on the city's north side early Thursday morning, December 1st.

According to police, officers were called out to the area around 3:00 a.m. for a report of shots fired. Witnesses indicated the shots came from a white SUV.

When officers arrived on scene, they saw a white SUV flee the area at a high rate of speed. Police say the driver lost control and struck a tree near 95th and Allyn.

The driver, a wanted felon, suffered non-life threatening injuries in the crash. He was taken into custody.

Investigators say a firearm was recovered from the vehicle.

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