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17-year-old critically injured in shooting at Dineen Park basketball court, Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office says

Posted at 6:53 PM, May 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-20 20:21:06-04

MILWAUKEE -- A 17-year-old was hospitalized in critical condition after a shooting on a basketball court at Milwaukee's Dineen Park, the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office says.

It happened around 5 p.m. Wednesday at Dineen Park, located at 7001 W. Vienna Ave. on the city's northwest side, Inspector Daniel Hughes said at a news conference.

Deputies don't yet know exactly what caused the shooting, but believe it is related to a game that was happening on the court, Hughes said. There are currently no suspects in custody.

Anyone with more information is asked to contact the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office at 414-278-4788.

Check back often for updates on this developing story.

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