Suspect Arrested in Monday’s Fatal Shooting
UPDATE: The Milwaukee Police Department has identified the victim of a fatal shooting Monday night in the area of N 18th and W Vliet Streets. The victim is 25-year-old Donte D. Thompson. A 44-year-old Milwaukee man is in custody in connection with the fatal shooting.
ORIGINAL: A suspect is under arrest for the fatal shooting of an adult male Monday night. According to the Milwaukee Police Department, the shooting occurred around 8 PM in the area of N 18th and W Vliet Streets. The victim, only identified at this time as an adult male, died despite the life saving efforts of the Milwaukee Fire Department. The MPD is conducting a further investigation of this fatal shooting.
Two people were shot, including an infant, in an unrelated incident around 8:55 PM Monday. A 1-year-old boy and 23-year-old woman were wounded in the shooting that occurred in the area of N Richards Street and E Concordia Avenue. Both of the victims made their way to the hospital for treatment of non-life threatening injuries. The circumstances of the shooting and how the victims made their way to the hospital are under investigation.