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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.

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-16 14:33:27

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

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-16 18:45:10

Photos: Aretha Franklin, on stage in Milwaukee and State Fair. The Queen of Soul died Thursday

2014: Aretha Franklin performs at the Wisconsin State Fair. "Franklin reminded her audience that she didn't become the Queen of Soul strictly for the power of her pipes; it also was for the conviction she conveyed in her tone," the Journal Sentinel's Piet Levy wrote in his review.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

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 - 2018-08-16 15:41:00

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 - 2018-08-16 13:33:00

Sources: One person killed in Thursday morning crash west of downtown Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- One person has died in a Thursday morning car crash just west of downtown Milwaukee, sources tell TODAY'S TMJ4.It happened early Thursday near N. 17th St. and W. Highland Ave. A white minivan at the scene appeared to suffer serious damage.There's no word yet on if anyone else was hurt i

TMJ4.COM - 2018-08-16 11:26:19

Things to do in Milwaukee this weekend, including Irish Fest, Zoo a la Carte and more

Irish Festorganizers call the four-day festival the world's largest celebration of Irish and Celtic music and culture. It's definitely one of Milwaukee's biggest parties. Nine stages of entertainment, cultural exhibits, Celtic sports (tug-of-war, anyone?) and more are on tap. This year's Irish Fest,

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-16 14:00:00

Judge denies biological dad's claim to $837,000 settlement over son's death

Johnson, 25, had no spouse or children and no will. By law, his estate would normally pass to his parents in an even split. But his mother, Alicia Johnson, 48, suggested in court papers that his father, Marcus Crumble, 53, of California, doesn't deserve a cent because he raped her when she was 15 an

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-16 15:04:00

A Plymouth woman crashed her car in Hales Corners after fleeing Franklin police

Officers were called to an unidentified location for a landlord-tenant dispute at about 3:30 p.m. Aug. 15, according to a Franklin Police Department news release. When they arrived, they saw a car leaving the area, traveling fast.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-16 18:54:00

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.

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-15 23:54:24

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 - 2018-08-15 23:25:00

Milwaukee Police address crime and safety after 14 people killed this month

By:Stephanie StaudingerMILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- There have now been 14 people killed in Milwaukee this month alone.Milwaukee Police addressed crime and safety at a public safety meeting on the city's south side Wednesday evening.This comes just two days after a deadly officer-involved shooting on S. 10

CBS 58 - 2018-08-16 03:19:00

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 - 2018-08-15 20:43:00

One person killed in afternoon apartment fire on Milwaukee's southwest side

One person was killed in an apartment fire in the 5600 block of West Oklahoma Avenue Wednesday afternoon.Milwaukee firefighters were called to the scene shortly before 4 p.m. They found one adult dead in the apartment. Fire officials did not release the gender or age of the victim who was pronounced

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-15 23:07:00

Police release photos of 1 of 2 suspects wanted in armed robbery of business near 11th and Greenfield

The first suspect is described as a man in his 20s, black, standing 5’10” to 6′ tall, weighing 150 to 170 pounds. The second suspect is described as a man in his 20s, black, standing 5’10” to 6′ tall, with short braids.

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-15 19:36:39

Pick 'n Save invests $2 million in store in Milwaukee neighborhood other retailers abandoned

"We have made an investment in Milwaukee's central city community," said Michael Marx, the executive who leads Kroger's Milwaukee-based Roundy's subsidiary. "Where others have withdrawn, we've doubled-down. Where others see doubt, we see an opportunity."

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-15 21:48:00

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 - 2018-08-15 11:43:00

Latest Milwaukee gun violence: Shooting leaves 2 dead, marks 14th homicide in 15 days

Last August, 14 homicides were reported in the city. In August 2016, there were 23 homicides — nearly double the 12 homicides seen in August 2015.

MILWAUKEE JOURNAL SENTINEL - 2018-08-15 22:01:00

Milwaukee County Sheriff shuts down I-43 SB to investigate highway shooting

Shots were fired on I-43 near Fond du Lac Avenue about 12:40 p.m. Tuesday, according to the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office.Authorities shut down the freeway going southbound just before 1 p.m. in order to investigate. Motorists are advised to use an alternate route to avoid the backups.No injurie


MCTS bus driver helps 2-year-old girl found running down busy street

Serrano was driving her bus route on Lapham Boulevard near I-43 just after 6:00 am on Saturday, Aug, 10th when she spotted a little girl running down the street wearing nothing but a t-shirt and underwear.

FOX6NOW.COM MILWAUKEE - 2018-08-15 15:30:39