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Milwaukee Police: 3 arrested after overnight shooting, chase, crash

Posted at 6:39 AM, Jul 25, 2018
and last updated 2018-07-25 07:56:08-04

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police made several arrests overnight after a shooting led to an overnight police chase and crash.

Milwaukee police say around 12:30 a.m. Wednesday, they were patrolling in the area of 14th and Atkinson when they saw someone fire gunshots at another person.

The suspect fled on foot to a nearby waiting car. The officers located the car and initiated a vehicle pursuit.

The vehicle pursuit traveled through several north side neighborhoods before crashing in the area of 41st and Sheridan.

Four people fled from the car on foot -- three of them were captured after a short foot pursuit.

Later, police were called to a non-fatal shooting located in the same area.

Police found a man with a very serious gunshot wound. He was treated on the scene and conveyed to a local hospital.

Milwaukee police say a person of interest was appended from the police chase and their investigation is on-going.  

Police have not released any other information at this time.

Stay with TODAY'S TMJ4 for further updates on this developing story.