Shots in celebration of Milwaukee Bucks’ NBA Finals win
Posted On July 21, 2021
More than a dozen shots were fired in downtown Milwaukee around 12:45 a.m. local time in the middle of the Bucks Championship celebration early Wednesday morning.
At 1 a.m. local time, three people could be seen handcuffed on Juneau Avenue.
A Milwaukee police officer at the scene told a Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reporter “we probably have injuries.” The incident was caught on a local television station.
Police, in an email sent just after 4.30 a.m., said three people were injured in the simultaneous shooting at 12:42 a.m.
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A 19-year-old woman and a 32-year-old man were injured in a shooting. Both had injuries that were not life threatening.
A 22-year-old man who was shot arrived at the hospital and suffered non-life threatening injuries, police said.
Police said the circumstances that led to the shooting are under investigation. No other information was released by the police.