Multiple gunshots fired at officers near 30th and Brown Streets; MPD investigating

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Milwaukee police are investigating after a suspect fired multiple gunshots toward officers near 30th and Brown Streets Wednesday night, May 18. 

Police said just after 9 p.m., officers were following up on a missing person investigation when a suspect in a vehicle fired multiple rounds toward them and fled the area. 

No officers were struck by the gunfire and none of the officers fired their weapon. 

At approximately 10:16 p.m., officers observed the suspect vehicle and conducted a traffic stop near 26th and Capitol. The driver and sole occupant, a 32-year-old Milwaukee man, was arrested without incident. 

The incident remains under investigation. 

Criminal charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the upcoming days.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact Milwaukee police at 414-935-7360 or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 414-224-Tips or P3 Tips App.

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