Police: Hit-and-run suspect in custody, struck 79-year-old

Scene of hit-and-run near 103rd and Bluemound

A suspect is in custody for a hit-and-run involving a man on his bicycle, Milwaukee police said.

A 79-year-old man was riding his bike near 99th and Bluemound when he was hit by a car on Friday afternoon, Nov. 27. He was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition, police said.

Around 3:50 p.m., the striking driver was taken into custody -- roughly two hours and forty minutes after the accident was reported.

Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office in the coming days.

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