Police: Woman wounded by gunfire near 24th and Melvina

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that happened in the neighborhood near 24th and Melvina on the city's north side on Tuesday, June 27th.

Officials say a 29-year-old female was on a sidewalk shortly before 1:00 p.m. when a vehicle approached and an occupant of the vehicle fired shots at her.  The victim suffered a non-life threatening gunshot wound and was transported to a hospital.

MPD is seeking a motive in this case -- and searching for suspect(s).

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