Milwaukee Police investigate two early morning shootings

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by Nakia Spencer

Milwaukee Police are investigating two unrelated shootings that happened in the early morning hours of January 1.
 
The first happened at about 3:45 a.m. in the 4700 block of N. 50th Street.  A 28-year-old Milwaukee man was shot during an altercation with a known suspect.

The victim drove himself to a friend's house after sustaining a non-life threatening gunshot wound.  Friends then drove the victim to a hospital where police were called.  

An arrest has been made and police are seeking additional suspects.
 
The second happened at about 5:30 a.m. in the 1400 block of S. 11th Street.  A 33-year-old Milwaukee man tells police that he was shot during a confrontation with an unknown suspect on the street.  

The victim was taken to a local hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.  

There are no suspects in custody and the investigation is ongoing.

 

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