LATEST: Gunshot strikes Milwaukee police squad, officer hurt by broken glass


MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are investigating an incident during which a gunshot was fired in the area of an occupied squad car and the bullet struck the squad.

Around 1:45 p.m., two Milwaukee police officers were in a marked MPD squad car in the neighborhood near 37th and Burleigh when a bullet struck the windshield of the vehicle.

Neither officer was struck by gunfire, but one officer suffered minor injuries due to broken glass.

MPD is investigating whether or not the officers were the intended target.

FOX6 News has a crew on the scene — and we will update this story as soon as more information is available.


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