Milwaukee records first homicide investigation of 2022

MILWAUKEE (CBS58) -- A 40-year-old man is dead, marking the first homicide investigation for the Milwaukee Police Department in 2022.

Police report it happened around 1:40 a.m. on January 1, near 20th and Hadley on the city's northwest side. Officials say the suspect was arguing with the victim. No details about the suspect have been released.

In 2021, the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office reported investigating 220 homicides, a new record for the county.

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