Ald. Russell Stamper, II
Press Release

Deaths of Six Individuals Felt Throughout The Community

To those who have suffered the loss of a family member, friend or neighbor at the hands of this violence, I offer my condolences and my thoughts are with you during this time.

By - Jan 24th, 2022 09:42 am

The horrific news of six individuals being found dead near North 21st and West Wright streets has left the community saddened, angry and shaken. To those who have suffered the loss of a family member, friend or neighbor at the hands of this violence, I offer my condolences and my thoughts are with you during this time.

I am saddened by this developing situation. There are no words to accurately describe the feelings of the community at the continuing violence, but one thing remains perfectly clear. WE MUST DO BETTER.

When it comes to curbing violence each and every single one of us needs to agree enough is enough, and we must stand up and speak up to help make a difference. No one should ever discount the impact they can make by voicing a concern over a situation that could lead to escalated violence.

I would implore anyone with any information regarding these deaths to contact Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360 or Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS or use P3 Tips App to remain anonymous.

For those who were affected by this incident, you can receive assistance by calling the city’s Mobile Trauma Response Team (MPD), at 414-257-7621 or by contacting Milwaukee County’s 24-hour Mental Health Crisis Line at 414-257-7222.

More about the 21st and Wright Incident

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