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Milwaukee Police: 11-Year-old Boy in Custody for Shooting 7-Year-old Boy


An 11-year-old boy has been taken into custody in relation to the shooting of a 7-year-old boy.

Milwaukee Police are investigating the shooting which occurred on July 30th at approximately 3:50 PM in the 2600 block of N. 5th St.

According to Milwaukee Police, the 7-year-old boy arrived at a local hospital for treatment of a non-fatal injury.

Charges are pending review by the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office. The investigation is still ongoing.

Jim Piwowarczyk
Jim Piwowarczyk is an investigative journalist and co-founder of Wisconsin Right Now. Married with 3 kids, a chocolate lab, and a german shepherd. Jim served as a police officer in Wisconsin for more than 20 years. His career started as a police officer in Milwaukee County in 1994 as a patrol officer, until he was promoted to patrol sergeant in 2003 where he worked until he left in 2009 to pursue business aspirations. Jim Piwowarczyk was a field training officer, evidence technician & hostage negotiator and conducted many drug investigations. Jim continued to work part-time for an area police department. Jim is avid real estate investor, and small business owner & developer. Jim has coached youth football and basketball. Jim is also an avid fisherman and hunter.

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