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Milwaukee Police: 21-year-old man shot, killed on the city's south side

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Police are investigating after a 21-year-old man was shot and killed Saturday evening.It happened around 5:30 p.m. in the 3700 block of W. Oklahoma Avenue.Fewer High School Students Are Playing FootballAccording to police, the man died from his injuries at the scene. Police sa

WTMJ.COM - 2018-08-19 18:49:23

Milwaukee Fire Department battles 2-alarm fire at Family Dollar Store

MILWAUKEE -- The Milwaukee Fire Department is at the scene of a 2-alarm fire on the city's north side.The fire was reported around 3:45 p.m. Saturday -- at the corner of Hampton Avenue and Teutonia Avenue.TODAY'S TMJ4 has a crew at the scene and will provide further updates as they become available.

TMJ4.COM - 2018-08-18 21:35:21

Milwaukee woman says south side shooting victim "died in my arms"

MILWAUKEE -- It's no secret August has been a deadly month in Milwaukee. However, for a South Side neighborhood, they were surprised the shooting happened in their apartment building.

TMJ4.COM - 2018-08-19 22:34:36

Acting sheriff speaks out after high-risk traffic stop ‘that included a recorded racial comment’

“When you’re going to drive crazy, when you’re going to put the public at risk, you have to expect the police have to protect themselves. They can’t just go out there and walk up to a car and not know if they’re going to get shot or not. They’ve got to protect themselves from the public,” said Sheri

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-20 02:04:33

Man dead after shooting at south side apartment complex

SOURCE: WISNA 21-year-old man died Saturday after being shot in the city's southwest side Jackson Park neighborhood, police said.One person was taken into custody after the 5:30 p.m. shooting at the Oklahoma Gardens apartments on the 3700 block of West Oklahoma Avenue, just east of West Forest Home

WISN - 2018-08-19 15:00:00

Murder victim’s family hosts block party with ‘Cell on Wheels,’ giving youth a glimpse of life in jail

Robert James, 30, was shot and killed in August of 2014 near 15th and Atkinson, as he worked to renovate a home — allegedly over rent money.

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-19 23:48:26

LEDs illuminate new options in office lighting | BizTimes Media Milwaukee

For years,the choices in office lighting were pretty limited. Four-foot or 2-foot fluorescent lights in square or rectangular fixtures are a common sight. So, too, are long, suspended, continuous runs of the same lights.

BIZ TIMES - 2018-08-20 07:35:22

Photos: Sixth annual Wilson Center Guitar Festival in Brookfield

Garrett Waite of Delafield warms up for the Jazz competition during the sixth annual Wilson Center Guitar Festival in Brookfield on Friday, August 17, 2018. The free three-day festival, billed as a celebration of all things guitar, featured fifty-five semi-finalists from 42 cities around the world.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-20 00:00:00

Police: ‘Several’ subjects in custody after brothers shot, killed near 6th and Center

FOX6 spoke with a woman at the scene, Macshaunya Wright, who said her two brothers, Justin and Tony, died in this incident. She raced to the scene after realizing a nightmare had become reality.

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Medical examiner called out to 30th and Locust for man found dead in yard

Medical examiner called out to 30th and Locust for man found dead in yardMILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee County medical examiner has been called out to the area near 30th and Locust Thursday afternoon, Aug. 16 for a man found dead in a yard.Police are investigating.An autopsy has been set for Friday.FOX6

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Cocaine killing more in Milwaukee than Heroin, ME's office says

"A couple years ago now we were talking about how the heroin was contaminated with fentanyl," said Sara Schreiber, Milwaukee Medical Examiner Forensic Director. "They were putting fentanyl into the heroin and people didn't realize that that was there. They were being exposed to that high potent opio

CBS 58

UPDATE: 1 dead, 1 hurt in crash near 17th and Highland; MPD searching for driver who caused crash

By:CBS 58 NewsroomUpdated: 9:41 a.m. August 16, 2018MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- In a press release, Milwaukee Police say they investigated a crash that happened just before 4 a.m. Thursday near 17th and Highland.Two people were in the car that was hit at the time of the crash. A 41-year-old man was taken

CBS 58

Police: One killed in crash near Marquette University

MILWAUKEE —Milwaukee Police say one person is dead, and another is hurt following a crash that shut down roads near Marquette University.Officers from MPD, along with Marquette University Police and the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office responded to the scene. EMS was called shortly before 4:00 a.m.

WISN

Milwaukee police: 1 person shot, taken to hospital near Hubbard and Keefe

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating a shooting that happened near Hubbard Street and Keefe Avenue on Thursday, Aug. 16.The call to officials came in shortly before 3 p.m.According to police, one person was shot and suffered non-life threatening injuries. The victim was taken to a hospita

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Waukesha School Calendar 2018-19: First Day Of School, Vacations

WAUKESHA, WI — The first day of school in Waukesha is September 4 — and whether you and the kids are looking forward to the new school year or are dreading the end of summer, you'll want to mark the date on your calendar ASAP. The Waukesha School District has released its 2018-2019 calendar for publ

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Woman drawn in by cash, flashy cars used as sex slave

A night out on a party bus turned into a nightmare of forced prostitution for a woman, who told police she was provided with rental cars, gas money and hotel rooms to engage in prostitution.

WISN

Woman calls police on man trying to get into his own car

Corvontae Davis, of Oak Creek, said he was simply getting change from his car to feed a parking meter when he was suddenly labeled a thief.

WISN

Jury convicts Milwaukee man in fatal shooting of man who ‘was being disrespectful,’ prompting argument

MILWAUKEE — Donte Brown, 36, of Milwaukee has been convicted in connection with the shooting death of Johnathan Evans, which happened near 29th and Roosevelt in April of 2017.

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Two people shot, one killed at 6th & Center, Fire Department says

One man is dead and a second adult has been shot at 6th and Center streets, according to the Milwaukee Fire Department.The Medical Examiner's Office has been called to the scene.AdvertisementWISN 12 News has a crew on its way and will have more information as soon as if becomes available.Get breakin

WISN

Vigil held for Milwaukee man killed in officer-involved shooting

See AlsoUPDATE: Milwaukee man, 48, killed in officer-involved shooting near 10th and Burnham

CBS 58