Earlier today, the Milwaukee Police Department informed the Marquette University Police Department that shots had been fired in an incident at the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel building in downtown Milwaukee. MUPD put out a text alert to campus. MPD has advised that a vehicle that may be connected to this incident has fled the area.
The Milwaukee Police Department released the following information:
Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened on Thursday, September 7th, around 1:30 p.m. at N. 4th and W. State Street. A 30-year old man who was washing windows outside of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel building was shot and suffered a serious injury. The shooting suspect is an occupant of a passing vehicle. The investigation has initially revealed that another vehicle was the intended target and not the employee or the Journal Sentinel Building. MPD continues to investigate and seek the suspect and vehicle.