Diaspora

3 officers shot and wounded at suburban Milwaukee hotel – Madison.com

WAUWATOSA, Wis. — Police in a Milwaukee suburb say three officers are recovering after they were hit by gunfire while responding to a report of shots fired at hotel over the weekend.
Wauwatosa police on Monday said the three officers were shot and wounded by a gunman at the Radisson Hotel Saturday night. Authorities initially said two officers were wounded.
The officers were investigating a report of gunfire and were directed to the second floor where they found evidence that shots had been fired in a hallway, officials said.
From 2015 to 2016, murder and non-negligent manslaughter rates in the United States went up 8.4%, according to the Federal Bureau of Investigation. Here is a look at the cities with the highest murder rates in the country.
Officers began checking rooms and were met with gunfire from one room, police said. Officers returned fire, however, the male suspect was not struck. Moments later, the man left the room and was taken into custody. Officials said two firearms were recovered from his room.
“I have to tell you that’s no call any chief wants to receive,” Wauwatosa Police Chief James MacGillis said of learning his officers had been shot.
Officials identified the suspect as a 33-year-old Milwaukee man. Charges will be referred to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.
The officers who were wounded include a 32-year-old sergeant who suffered two gunshot wounds to a hand and thigh, a 31-year-old sergeant who sustained a graze wound to a foot and a 32-year-old officer who suffered gunshot wounds to a thigh and knee.
“The officers are doing well. They are recovering and they are in good spirits,” MacGillis said.
The Milwaukee Area Investigative Team was activated with the Milwaukee Police Department leading the investigation.
Canelo Alvarez, of Mexico, celebrates after defeating Caleb Plant by TKO in a super middleweight title unification fight Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Steve Marcus)
President Joe Biden responds to a question about the U.S. border as he speaks in the State Dinning Room of the White House, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, in Washington. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon)
Relatives and artists accompany the coffin containing the remains of Brazilian singer Marilia Mendonca, in a funeral procession through the streets of Goiania, Brazil, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. One of Brazil’s most popular singers and a Latin Grammy winner, Mendoca died Friday in an airplane crash on her way to a concert. She was 26. (AP Photo/Eraldo Peres)
Joel Rosario rides Knicks Go, left, to victory during the Breeders’ Cup Classic race at the Del Mar racetrack in Del Mar, Calif., Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Gregory Bull)
Manchester United’s Cristiano Ronaldo reacts after Manchester City’s Bernardo Silva scored his side’s second goal during the English Premier League soccer match between Manchester United and Manchester City at Old Trafford stadium in Manchester, England, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Jon Super)
Denver Broncos’ Jonathon Cooper (53) and safety Caden Sterns (30) celebrate after Sterns intercepted a pass thrown by Dallas Cowboys’ Dak Prescott in the second half of an NFL football game in Arlington, Texas, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth)
San Francisco 49ers tight end George Kittle, top, jumps against Arizona Cardinals cornerback Byron Murphy Jr. (7) and safety Budda Baker, bottom, before fumbling the ball, which was recovered by the Cardinals, during the first half of an NFL football game in Santa Clara, Calif., Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Tony Avelar)
Residents play with fresh snow in Beijing, China, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. An early-season snowstorm has blanketed much of northern China including the capital Beijing, prompting road closures and flight cancellations. (AP Photo/Ng Han Guan)
Reflected in a mirror, Catholic priest Jean-Nicaise Millien changes clothes to start giving a Mass in Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. Father Millien was kidnapped for 20 days along with other priests, nuns, and civilians in April by the 400 Mawoso gang who have been holding 17 members of a U.S.-based missionary group Christian Aid Ministries for more than 3 weeks. (AP Photo/Matias Delacroix)
In a slow camera shutter speed, Great White Pelicans swim in the Mishmar HaSharon reservoir in Hefer Valley, Israel, Monday, Nov. 8, 2021. Thousands of Pelicans stop in the reservoir for food provided by the Israeli nature reserves authority as they make their way to Africa. (AP Photo/Ariel Schalit)
Red Bull’s Max Verstappen, right, celebrates winning first place with second placed Mercedes’Lewis Hamilton at the end the Formula One Mexico Grand Prix auto race at the Hermanos Rodriguez racetrack in Mexico City, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Fernando Llano)
Fans cheers in the stands during the qualifying run of the Formula One Mexico Grand Prix auto race at the Hermanos Rodriguez racetrack in Mexico City, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. (AP Photo/Eduardo Verdugo)
People attend the Catholic Binational Mass 2021, in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico, Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021. The Mass is in honor of migrants who have died while trying to cross the U.S-Mexico border, and to denounce the violence against migrants. (AP Photo/Christian Chavez)
Runners cross the Queensboro Bridge during the New York City Marathon in New York, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Eduardo Munoz Alvarez)
Kansas City Chiefs cornerback L’Jarius Sneed, right, intercepts a pass intended for Green Bay Packers wide receiver Davante Adams (17) as Packers wide receiver Marquez Valdes-Scantling (83) watches during the second half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Ed Zurga)
Communist party supporters hold a huge red flag as they walk towards the Tomb of Soviet founder Vladimir Lenin during a demonstration marking the 104th anniversary of the 1917 Bolshevik revolution in Red Square, in Moscow, Russia, Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021. (AP Photo/Pavel Golovkin)
San Antonio Spurs guard Lonnie Walker IV (1) goes up for a shot in front of Oklahoma City Thunder center Mike Muscala, center, in the second half of an NBA basketball game Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021, in Oklahoma City. (AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)
Tennessee Titans wide receiver A.J. Brown (11) can’t make the catch in the back of the end zone as Los Angeles Rams cornerback Donte’ Deayon defends during the first half of an NFL football game Sunday, Nov. 7, 2021, in Inglewood, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)
Southern California quarterback Jaxson Dart (2) celebrates a touchdown against Arizona State during the first half of an NCAA college football game Saturday, Nov. 6, 2021, in Tempe, Ariz. (AP Photo/Darryl Webb)
Get local news delivered to your inbox!

Find out which parts of the state have the highest vaccination rates, plus what level hospital capacity is at across the state, and more with these charts and maps.

Racine County Sheriff Christopher Schmaling says he is recommending criminal charges for five members of the Wisconsin Elections Commission. 

Testimony continues in the fifth day of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial in Kenosha. Watch the proceedings here. 

Testimony continues in the fourth day of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial in Kenosha. Watch the proceedings here. 

Are home prices going up or down? Which areas are the hotspots for buyers and sellers? Find out with these charts and maps, updated weekly.

When Judge Bruce Schroeder said Thursday that the joke showed bias that “would seriously undermine the outcome” of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial, the juror objected.

Prosecutors working to convict Kyle Rittenhouse have introduced as evidence surveillance video taken from an FBI airplane circling thousands of feet above the chaos.

Testimony continues in the third day of the Kyle Rittenhouse trial in Kenosha. Watch the proceedings here. 

Before testimony in the Kyle Rittenhouse trial began Friday, another juror was dismissed, this one for medical reasons. 

The trial of Kyle Rittenhouse is continuing for the second week in Kenosha. Watch the proceedings here. 
Get up-to-the-minute news sent straight to your device.

source

What's your reaction?

Excited
0
Happy
0
In Love
0
Not Sure
0
Silly
0

You may also like

More in:Diaspora

Comments are closed.