A Milwaukee man is in custody after firing rounds at an 18-year-old burglary suspect


by Jesse Tovar

MILWAUKEE -- A 45-year-old Milwaukee man is in custody after firing shots while chasing an 18-year-old burglary suspect.

The incident occurred near the 1600 block of the N. 59th Street, shortly after 5 p.m. on July 21. The Milwaukee man fired rounds when the suspect entered his backyard while running from Wauwatosa Police officers.

The Milwaukee man continued to fire shots while chasing the suspect into another person's yard. The 18-year-old burglary suspect was arrested by police and he was not injured,

The Milwaukee man will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office for possible charges.



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