Kenosha officer shoots suspect

Police: Shooting victim made threats with firearm
Posted at 11:31 PM, Jun 11, 2017
and last updated 2017-06-12 07:23:31-04

A Kenosha Police officer shot a man officials say was making threats with a firearm Sunday.

Officers responded to the 5000 block of 39th Avenue shortly after 6:30 p.m.

Police say the man fled on foot, followed by an officer. The officer shot the man during the chase, hitting the suspect, according to police.

The man was transported to a local hospital. His condition was not released.

The investigation will be conducted by the Wisconsin Department of Justice, Division of Criminal Investigation.