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West Allis Police: Teen in custody after shooting near school prompted lockdown

Posted: 8:35 PM, Jan 17, 2019
Updated: 2019-01-17 21:38:05-05
West Allis Police are investigating a shooting incident near James E. Dottke High School

WEST ALLIS — A 17-year-old male is in police custody for a shooting that happened outside James E. Dottke High School Thursday morning .

The call came in at about 10 a.m. The accused shooter shot another 17-year-old male.

Both are students at Dottke High School.

The victim was treated at the hospital and was released Thursday afternoon.

The school was put on lockdown Thursday morning as a precaution, which was lifted a little more than an hour after it was issued.