MILWAUKEE – Five people were killed within a 14-hour span Friday night into Saturday morning in Milwaukee.
It started around 9:00 p.m. Friday night when police were called to the scene of a shooting near 65th and Carmen. A 50-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene.
Less than 30 minutes later, officers were called to the scene of a different homicide near 44th and Meinecke. A 66-year-old woman was killed in that incident.
MCMEO responding to the homicide of a female in the 2400 blk of N 44 St. @MilwaukeePolice investigating. Autopsy on Monday.— Medical Examiner (@mkemedexamine) July 9, 2022
Just before 2:00am, Milwaukee Police responded to a report of a 30 year old man who had been killed. The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner’s Office tweeted that it was responding to the scene of a homicide near 107th and Brown Deer Road around 7:00am Saturday as well.
MCMEO investigating the homicide of an adult male in the 10700 blk of W Brown Deer. Autopsy on Monday. @MilwaukeePolice investigating.— Medical Examiner (@mkemedexamine) July 9, 2022
Then around 10:20am Saturday morning, 2 people were killed while another person was hit by a stray bulleet in a triple shooting near the El Rey grocery store.
So far, police have not said if any arrests have been made in all the cases.
This all comes after a nine-month-old child died at a hospital on Friday.
The Milwaukee Police Department says three people have been arrested in connection with that incident.
MCMEO investigating the homicide of an infant – incident occrd on 7/6/22 in the 1500 blk of S 3 St. The infant was pronounced dead on todays date @childrenswi. @MilwaukeePolice investigating. Autopsy on Monday.— Medical Examiner (@mkemedexamine) July 9, 2022