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6-year-old Milwaukee girl hurt in Monday afternoon shooting, police say

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Posted at 7:38 AM, Sep 07, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-07 08:38:31-04

MILWAUKEE -- A 6-year-old Milwaukee girl was shot Monday afternoon, according to the Milwaukee Police Department.

It happened at about 3:40 p.m. Monday in the 4700 block of N. 19th Pl., according to a release from police.

The girl sustained a non-life-threatening gunshot wound and was driven to a local hospital.

Police say the circumstances leading up to the shooting are under investigation.

Officers continue to search for a known suspect in this case, the release says.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7360 or Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-Tips or P3 Tips App to remain anonymous.

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