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News: Man dies after being shot, crashing motorcycle in Milwaukee’s north side

by | Jul 28, 2023 | News

MILWAUKEE, WI — A 45-year-old man died Friday morning after being shot and crashing his motorcycle in Milwaukee’s north side, according to TMJ4.

The incident occurred near the intersection of North 37th Street and West Villard Avenue, in the city’s Old North Milwaukee neighborhood. Milwaukee Police responded to the scene at about 4:05 a.m.

Authorities continue to investigate the circumstances of the event, but preliminary details indicate the man was operating a motorcycle when a suspect shot him, causing him to crash his bike.

Officers and first responders arrived to find the rider suffering from fatal gunshot injuries. The victim, whose identity remains undisclosed, was pronounced deceased at the scene.

An investigation and search for unknown suspects is underway. Anyone with information is encouraged to call the MPD at 414-935-7360. Crime Stoppers can also be reached at 414-24-TIPS.

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