Police: Suspect in custody after firing shots in downtown Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a shots fired incident that occurred near 9th and State on Wednesday morning, November 30th.

Officials say a suspect fired several gunshots at a 27-year old man and a 24-year old woman. No one was injured, but a parked, unoccupied vehicle was struck by a bullet.

The suspect, a 45-year old Milwaukee man, was quickly taken into custody by officers without incident.


Police said the suspect and victims know each other and initial information is that the incident stemmed from a dispute related to a criminal court case.

The case will be presented to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office for charges in the coming days.