Milwaukee Mass Shooting: 17 Injured

Milwaukee Police say 17 people were shot Friday near North Water Street and East Juneau Avenue about 11:10 p.m. Investigators said the victims are between the ages of 15 and 47. Police expect all of them to survive. It is not clear how serious their injuries were. Police said they arrested 10 people in the case and found nine weapons from the crime scene. The mass shooting took place nearly two hours after three people were shot near MLK & Highland. Both shootings took place near the Deer District, where 11,000 people gathered earlier in the evening to watch the Bucks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Watch semi-finals. They also did not say what led to the mass shooting. Mayor Cavalier Johnson was scheduled to speak about the shooting at noon on Saturday. No other details have been released. Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to contact the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-935-7360 or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 414-224-Tips or P3 Tips App. WISN 12 News will update this story as details become available.

Milwaukee Police say 17 people were shot and killed around 11:10 p.m. Friday near North Water Street and East Juneau Avenue.

Researchers said the victims range in age from 15 to 47 years. Police expect everyone to survive.

It is not clear how serious their injuries were.

Police said they arrested 10 people in the case and found nine weapons from the crime scene.

The mass shooting happened nearly two hours after three people were shot near MLK & Highland.

Both shootings were near the Deer District, where 11,000 people gathered earlier in the evening to watch the Bucks in Game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals.

The Milwaukee County medical examiner’s office told WISN 12 that it had not been called to either scene.

Police have not identified anyone involved.

They also did not say what led to the mass shooting.

Mayor Cavalier Johnson was scheduled to speak about the shooting at noon on Saturday.

No other details have been released.

Anyone with information about the shooting was asked to contact the Milwaukee Police Department at 414-935-7360 or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at 414-224-Tips or the P3 Tips app.

WISN 12 News will update this story as details become available.

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