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16-year-old accidentally shoots relative, MPD says

Milwaukee police said the teen was arrested
Generic: Day Police Lights
Posted at 11:42 AM, Aug 27, 2022
and last updated 2022-08-27 12:43:13-04

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department said it's investigating after a teen accidentally shot a relative Friday night.

The incident happened around 9 p.m. near 49th and Keefe. Officials say a 23-year-old man suffered non-life-threatening injuries after his 16-year-old relative shot him.

The 16-year-old was taken into custody, according to MPD, and the case will be presented to the Milwaukee County District Attorney's Office in the coming days.

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