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Overnight shooting victims hurt while being carjacked; inside home, police say

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Posted at 5:53 AM, Oct 20, 2020
and last updated 2020-10-20 06:53:57-04

MILWAUKEE -- Multiple overnight shootings in Milwaukee left at least two people hurt, police say.

The first shooting happened just after 8:30 p.m. Monday night in the 2800 block of N. 11th St., according to a news release from police. In that case, a 25-year-old man was shot at while being carjacked and was hit by a bullet.

The victim was taken to a hospital and is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries.

The second shooting happened just after 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, in the 4400 block of N. 27th St. That's where police say a 20-year-old Milwaukee woman was shot inside "a residence that was struck by gunfire."

The woman was taken to a hospital and treated for serious gunshot wounds.

Anyone with information on either of these cases is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360, or Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS. You can also use the P3 Tips App to send a tip to police.

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