MPD called to 3 shootings in 5 hours Wednesday; 2 seriously hurt

Police at scene of shooting near 26th and State

The Milwaukee Police Department responded to three separate shootings involving three victims within five hours Wednesday morning, April 7.

Two of the victims were seriously injured. All three were taken to the hospital.

26th and State

Police said a 24-year-old woman was shot and seriously injured near 26th and State around 11:20 a.m. She victim was taken to the hospital for treatment and is in stable condition.

Man walks to hospital

A 35-year-old man walked to a hospital around 4 p.m., seeking treatment after he was shot. He is expected to survive.

The location of the shooting is under investigation.

8th and Burnham

Police said a 39-year-old woman was outside when shots were fired and she was subsequently struck and seriously injured. She was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition. The incident happened near 8th and Burnham around 4:20 p.m. 

Investigations underway

The circumstances that led to all three shootings are under investigation, and police continue to seek unknown suspects.

Anyone with any information about the incidents is asked to contact the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-224-TIPS or P3 Tips App for a cash reward.  

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