Milwaukee police: 2-year-old girl fatally shot near 105th and Daphne
Updated: 10:26 p.m. on July 21, 2020
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Milwaukee police say a 2-year-old girl was killed in a shooting near 105th and Daphne Tuesday night.
Police say it happened around 7:23 p.m.
The victim was pronounced deceased while being transported to the hospital by the Milwaukee Fire Department.
The circumstances that led up to the shooting are under investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to contact Milwaukee police at 414-935-7360 or Milwaukee Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS.
Posted: 9:03 p.m. on July 21, 2020
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The Milwaukee County medical examiner has been called for the death of a 2-year-old near 105th and Daphne Tuesday night, July 21.
The Medical Examiner's Office says an autopsy is scheduled for Wednesday, and Milwaukee police are investigating.
MCMEO responding to the homicide of a 2-year-old in the 6600 block of N. 105. @MilwaukeePolice investigating. Autopsy scheduled for tomorrow.— Medical Examiner (@mkemedexamine) July 22, 2020
A neighbor in the area said she was in her home when she heard people yelling that a baby was shot.
She said she went outside and people were running away as if a shooting had just happened.
"You could hear a lady yelling 'can you call the ambulance, a baby got shot,'" she said. "You watch small children play, you never want to watch small children leave off in a stretcher."
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