November 23, 2014

Fatal shooting in Milwaukee

August continues to be a month of gun violence in Milwaukee, with another fatal shooting over the weekend. The Medical Examiner confirmed one person was killed in a shooting 36th and Courtland about 9:30 Sunday night, WTMJ reports.

There have been more than 40 shootings in the city since August 1st. Mayor Tom Barrett has pledged an additional $500,000 to cover the costs of police overtime, in response to the wave of violence.