top of page

15-year-old girl killed in shooting, suspect arrested

MILWAUKEE — Police are investigating the killing of a 15-year-old girl in Milwaukee on Sunday, according to the Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's Office.

Police say the 15-year-old was shot during an argument in the 5700 block of N. 65th St. at about 2:00 p.m. Sunday. She was later pronounced dead at Children's Wisconsin just after 4:00 p.m., the Medical Examiner's Office said in a tweet.

The suspect, a 23-year-old Milwaukee man, was arrested, according to police, and will be charged in the coming days.

The Medical Examiner's Office says the girl's autopsy will be conducted on Monday.


bottom of page