Suspect in Children's Hospital shooting will appear in court
MILWAUKEE - Twenty-two-year-old Ashanti Hendricks was charged with four counts Monday, including possession of a firearm by a felon, obstructing or resisting an officer, and two counts of bail jumping, according to a criminal complaint.
Hendricks was shot by police last Thursday in an incident at Children's Hospital. He is expected to appear in court on Tuesday.
Hendricks was treated for non-life threatening injuries at Froedtert Hospital but was booked into the Milwaukee County Jail early Friday morning. Milwaukee Police say officers had information the man was armed, and has a long criminal history.
The full list of charges Hendricks faces are as follows: Two counts of felony bail jumping, possession of a firearm by a felon, and obstructing or resisting an officer.