Three murdered, five others shot in Milwaukee in one night
MILWAUKEE - Milwaukee Police spent Thanksgiving morning investigating three murders and five other shootings that happened in the city in eight-and-a-half hours.
The first murder happened at about 6:30 p.m. Wednesday night near the corner of North 29th and West Vliet Streets.
Police arrested a young person who allegedly stabbed a 25-year-old man to death. According to police, the stabbing involved a family argument.
The second murder happened near the corner of North Martin Luther King Drive and West Wright Streets at about 11:45 p.m.
Police say that an 18-year-old man shot and killed at "Hair Fantasies," a barber shop on that corner.
A 21-year-old man then went to a police district station and said he was also shot there. He went to a local hospital for treatment of his injuries. He should survive.
Police arrested a 26-year-old man suspected in both of those shootings.
An hour and 15 minutes later, someone shot and killed a 34-year-old man on the city's south side.
That deadly shooting happened on the corner of South 14th and West Becher Street.
Police initially did not have any suspects in that case.
Authorities then say that at 1:35 a.m., two men were shot in an incident on the city's north side.
Those shootings happened near the corner of North 46th and West Leon Terrace.
Police said they did not initially have a suspect or suspects in custody for those shootings.
Then, at 2:00 a.m., someone shot a 52-year-old man at a south side home.
That shooting happened near the corner of South 37th Street and West National Avenue.
Police were searching for suspects in that case.
Finally, someone shot a 17-year-old boy on North Montreal Street near the corner of 35th and West Capitol Drive at about 3:00 a.m.
Police initially did not have suspects in custody in that case.