Fight breaks out over heated basketball game


by Becky Mortensen
by Matt Doyle

MILWAUKEE --- According to witnesses a man pulled a gun during a fight after a basketball game got heated on Milwaukee's southside.

According to witnesses a basketball game near 22nd and Mitchell turned into a brawl in the streets around 1:30 p.m. Saturday afternoon.

"I pull in over here and they had a guy beating on him right there on the side by the tree," one male witness said.  "The guy that was beating on him comes walking right about here and he pulls out a gun and he starts shooting at him.  Running towards him."

Police were still on scene at 3:30 p.m.

A witness says one of the men in the scuffle pulled out a gun and fired the weapon.

Police say no one was shot but aren't releasing any other information.


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