WHITEFISH BAY, Wis. - An 18-year-old woman is dead after police said she was fatally shot in Whitefish Bay early Saturday morning, Dec. 31.
Whitefish Bay Police officers responded to a report of shots fired near Hampton and Anita around 2:45 a.m. and found a woman on the sidewalk with multiple gunshot wounds.
Police began life-saving measures until the North Shore Fire Department arrived. The North Shore Fire Department continued the life-saving attempts, but the woman died at the scene.
Police said the shooting appears to be an isolated incident, and there is no ongoing threat to the community.
The Whitefish Bay Police Department is working with members of the Wisconsin Crime Laboratory and the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office, who responded to the scene. Anyone with information is asked to contact the police department at 414-962-3830.