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2 Milwaukee women killed in double shooting near 5th and Ring

Posted at 12:49 PM, Jul 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-07-14 18:22:24-04

MILWAUKEE — Two women were shot and killed near 5th and Ring in Milwaukee Thursday afternoon.

Milwaukee police say the double fatal shooting happened around 11:35 a.m.

A 42-year-old Milwaukee woman was pronounced dead at the scene. A 19-year-old Milwaukee woman was transported to a local hospital for life-threatening gunshot injuries. Police say she has since died from her injuries.

Police say the shooting stemmed from an argument. Police are seeking a known suspect.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office said an autopsy is scheduled for Friday.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7360 or to remain anonymous, contact Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-Tips or P3 Tips App.

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