MPD Seeking Suspects in Two Shootings Thursday Night
A 34-year-old Milwaukee man was shot Thursday night as he was walking into his home near N 88th and W Capitol Drive. According to the Milwaukee Police Department, the shooting happened around 10:50 PM when a suspect fired multiple shots at the man, at least one of which struck him. A friend took the victim to a local hospital for treatment of the injury. The Police are investigating the circumstances surrounding the shooting.
Earlier in the evening, a 45-year-old woman was taken to a local hospital suffering from a gunshot wound. According to the Police, the woman was shot around 8 PM in the area of N 36th and W Hadley Streets. The circumstances surrounding the shooting are unclear as the woman gave investigators two different accounts of the incident. The Police are continuing to investigate the shooting.