Earnell Lucas
Press Release

MCSO Death Investigation

Squads responded to a location near N. 37th St. and W. Wisconsin Ave., where a 27-year-old male suspect was taken into custody.

By - Jan 25th, 2019 06:15 pm

On Friday, January 25, at 3:43 a.m., Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office (MCSO) squads were dispatched to the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center for a report of an individual trapped under a vehicle.  Responding deputies located the female victim, who was unconscious and had a weak pulse. The Wauwatosa Fire Department was contacted. The victim was treated at the Milwaukee Regional Medical Center, but succumbed to her injuries at 4:21 a.m.

MCSO received information of a person of interest at approximately 10:18 a.m. Squads responded to a location near N. 37th St. and W. Wisconsin Ave., where a 27-year-old male suspect was taken into custody. MCSO’s investigation is ongoing, and a case is expected to be presented to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office. MCSO’s investigation indicates no additional threat to public safety.

Please direct all inquiries regarding this investigation to MCSO Director of Public Affairs and Community Engagement Faithe Colas at Faithe.Colas@milwaukeecountywi.gov or 414-639-5506.

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