By Suzie Ziegler
MILWAUKEE — A person walked right into a Milwaukee police station and opened fireplace on officers Friday, reported WISN. Officers returned fireplace, sending the person working out the door the place officers ultimately caught as much as him.
Based on the report, seven officers have been concerned within the capturing however none have been injured. The motive for the capturing stays below investigation. The seven officers concerned within the capturing have been positioned on routine administrative depart, reported FOX 6.
“There’s lots of destruction,” mentioned Police Chief Jeffrey Norman of the capturing’s aftermath. “That is the place you are available to file studies, so that is one thing that I’ll say nobody actually expects.”
Norman counseled his officers for a way they responded to the scenario.
“There’s lots of shaken up workers,” Norman informed FOX 6. “My coronary heart is out to my workers. I’m very pleased with how they’re dealing with themselves. I do know that we’re wrapping our arms round them.”
The Milwaukee Police Affiliation says officers have been horrified that the town’s rising violence got here proper to their entrance door.
“They’re shocked. They’re indignant,” Andrew Wagner, the president of the affiliation, informed TMJ 4. “This isn’t simply affecting officers. It’s affecting our group and so they’re residing in a spot of crime and dysfunction and one thing must be modified.”
The capturing occurred on the similar police station the place there was an in-custody demise simply two days earlier. In that case, a medical situation led to the person’s demise, the report mentioned. Norman wouldn’t verify nor deny if the incidents have been linked.
Each incidents stay below investigation.