Police officer shoots armed suspect
A Milwaukee police officer shot an armed suspect on the city’s north side Saturday night.Photo: Video by tmj4.com
MILWAUKEE - A Milwaukee police officer shot an armed suspect on the city’s north side Saturday night.
It happened around 11:30 p.m. at 44th Street and North Ave.
According to Milwaukee police, an officer saw a man firing a gun into a house.
The officer chased the suspect until he turned toward the officer with the gun. Police said the officer then fired, hitting the suspect.
The 25-year0-old suspect was taken to the hospital and is expected to survive.
The officer has been placed on administrative duty pending an investigation.