Two people injured in separate overnight shootings
MILWAUKEE—Two people were injured in separate overnight shootings in Milwaukee.
Officers were called to the 3500 block of N. 6th St around 2:00 a.m.
That’s where a 21-year-old man was shot.
Police said that the victim was a passenger in a car that was squealing its tries and producing a significant amount of noise and smoke when he realized that he was shot.
He was taken to a local hospital for treatment and is expected to recover.
There are no suspects in custody at this time.
Then around 2:50 a.m. officers were called out to the 11700 block of W. Arrow St.
A 32-year-old man was gathered with several friends when a man rode up on a bicycle.
That 31-year-old man on the bicycle called the victim and his friend’s derogatory names and fired shots with a handgun.
The victim and his friends chased and caught up with the suspect and a fight ensued when the victim was shot.
The victim was treated at a local hospital for non life threatening injuries.
The suspect remained and the scene and was treated for injuries from the fight.