MPD investigating two Saturday night shootings

MILWAUKEE, WI (CBS 58) -- The Milwaukee Police are investigating two seprate shootings from Saturday night.

The Milwaukee Police are looking for a man who fired a gun into the ground, resulting in the wounding of a  12-year-old boy.   The MPD believes the boy was  struck by shrapnel, receiving minor abrasions.    He was treated and released from a local hospital.   The incident happened on the sideway at N 28th and W Wells Streets around 7:15 PM.  The incident is still under investigation.

Around 10 PM Saturday, Police say a 39-year-old man walked into a local hospital seeking treatment of a non-fatal gunshot wound.   The man told Police that he was walking in the area of N 29th and W State Streets when he heard gunfire.   The man he had been struck by a bullet and sought medical treatment.   Police are continuing to investigate the circumstances of the shooting and are looking for the suspect or suspects involved.

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