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Milwaukee Police investigating abduction near 24th and Auer

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Posted at 6:33 PM, May 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-26 19:33:57-04

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating an abduction that occurred near 24th and Auer on Tuesday afternoon.

Authorities responded to the 2400 block of W. Auer Avenue about 2:40 p.m. for reports of a woman forced into a car by unknown suspects, according to police.

The suspects were armed with a gun and fired shots, according to police.

The 29-year-old woman was able to escape from the car but was injured while doing so and transported to a local hospital.

Investigators are still working to determine exactly what occurred. Anyone with any information is asked to contact the Milwaukee Police Department at (414) 935-7360 or Milwaukee Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS. To submit an anonymous tip to investigators, click here.

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