Local law enforcement agencies respond after Milwaukee Police officer shot
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Several local police agencies are responding on social media after news that a Milwaukee police officer was shot.
Thoughts to Milwaukee Police Department please...— West Allis PD (@WestAllisPD) February 6, 2019
Thoughts and prayers are with Milwaukee Police Department at this time. Please keep this officer and department in your thoughts and prayers!— Greenfield Police (@greenfieldwipd) February 6, 2019
We at MCSO extend our prayers to @MilwaukeePolice and all who serve and protect the people of Milwaukee.— Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office (@MCSOSheriff) February 6, 2019
MFPD extends our heartfelt thoughts and prayers to our fellow brothers and sisters in blue at The Milwaukee Police Department... pic.twitter.com/TTGvvw4ud8— Menomonee Falls Police Department (@MenoFallsPolice) February 6, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers go out to our brothers and sisters in blue. We are with you during this difficult time.— Milwaukee FD (@MilFireDept) February 6, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Milwaukee Police Department. One of their officers was killed in the line of duty today. pic.twitter.com/303MHjffhG— Marquette Police (@MarquettePD) February 6, 2019
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Milwaukee Police Department. Please keep the officer, their family and MPD in your thoughts and prayers.— Kenosha Police Dept. (@KenoshaPolice) February 6, 2019
We are deeply saddened by this loss and send our condolences to our brothers and sisters at the @MilwaukeePolice and the family of the fallen officer. Please keep them in your thoughts and prayers. pic.twitter.com/nLnHDBJgF1— Oak Creek Police (@OakCreekPolice) February 6, 2019
Jackson Police posted on their Facebook page saying "Our brothers and sisters with Milwaukee Police Department are in our thoughts and prayers."
The shooting happened Wednesday morning on Milwaukee's south side. The officer was taken to Froedtert Hospital and Milwaukee Police say a press conference has been scheduled for Wednesday afternoon.