Arrests made in all four Memorial Day weekend homicides; victims identified
According to Milwaukee Police, suspects have been arrested in all four homicides that happened over the Memorial Day weekend.
Suspects have also been arrested in three of the non-fatal shootings and police are looking for known suspects in three additional non-fatal shootings.
There were a total of 14 different shootings from Saturday through Monday morning in which 18 people were shot including two children.
The victim in the May 27 homicide in the 1900 block of N. 29th Street has been identified as 37-year-old Kenneth Bryant. A 29-year-old man was arrested for the murder.
The victim in the May 27 homicide in the 3000 block of N. 54th Street is identified as 29-year-old William Wilson. A 24-year-old man and 23-year-old woman were arrested in connection with the murder.
The victim in the May 28 homicide in the 4800 block of N. Teutonia Avenue is identified as 24-year-old Teresa Wade. A 24-year-old woman was arrested in connection with the murder.
The victim in the May 28 homicide in the 4700 block of N. Hopkins Street is identified as 31-year-old Jeffrey Horton. A 26-year-old man was arrested out-of-state for this crime. MPD is working to bring him back to Wisconsin and will present the case to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days for charges.