Shots fired in West Allis leads to discovery of possible meth lab

West Allis police officers responded to a 'shots fired' call near 74th and Washington around 1 a.m. this morning. 

Upon officers arrival, the shooter had fled the location. Officers were able to determine the residence where the shooting occurred.

According to West Allis police, nobody was hit by the gunfire.

As the investigation continued, officers uncovered evidence of what they believed to be a possible methamphetamine lab. The DEA was contacted to assist in the investigation and evaluate the residence.

West Allis Police determined their search to be inconclusive that the residence contained a meth lab. 

West Allis Police continue to investigate the circumstances surrounding the incident. 

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