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Milwaukee Police: 24-year-old shot during suspected drug deal, suspect arrested after crashing into house

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A 24-year-old man was shot during what police are calling a suspected drug deal.

It happened around 12:30 p.m. Monday near Fond du Lac and Mill Road.

The victim suffered what is believed to be a non-life threatening injury and taken to a local hospital.

Milwaukee Police located the vehicle and suspect believed to be responsible for the shooting around 12:45 p.m. in the area of 72nd and Mill Road.

Police attempted a traffic stop but the vehicle fled.

The officers pursued the vehicle which ultimately crashed into a home near 36th and Hope.

The driver, a 40-year-old Milwaukee man, was arrested.

A handgun was recovered from the vehicle.

The investigation remains ongoing.

Stay with CBS 58 News for more information on this developing story.

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