Sheriff: 17-year-old boy in critical condition after shooting on basketball court at Dineen Park

MILWAUKEE -- A 17-year-old boy was taken to the hospital in critical condition after a shooting at the basketball courts at Dineen Park Wednesday evening, May 20.

It happened just after 5 p.m. at the park near 67th Street and Vienna Avenue.

Sheriff's officials said Milwaukee police and Milwaukee County sheriff's deputies responded to 911 calls for a shooting at the park and found the 17-year-old boy with a gunshot wound.

A preliminary investigation revealed there were approximately 20 people in the area at the time.


The investigation is being handled by the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office's Criminal Investigation Division.

Anyone with information on the shooter(s) was asked to please contact MCSO.