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>> wisn 12 news starts right now with breaking news. [captioning made possible by wisn-tv] [captioning performed by the national captioning institute, which is responsible for its caption content and accuracy. visit ncicap.org] >> right now on wisn 12 news this morning. breaking news -- unrest in the streets of milwaukee. >> we are asking every resident of this community to do everything they can to help us restore order. >> violence erupts overnight -- hours after a deadly officer-involved shooting. >> we have to go through the process of finding justice. but we have to be able to restore order to these neighborhoods. >> buildings and cars -- set on fire. businesses looted. officers injured. shots fired. people arrested. >> this entire community has set back and witnessed how wisconsin
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live as african americans in the entire country. this is the warning cry. where do we go from here? >> we have live team coverage -- on the ground and in the air -- as the community deals with the aftermath left behind. thema: the situation that's been unfolding in milwaukee is making headlines all across the country. video from overnight shows fires burning at several local buildings. patrick: other businesses were broken into and looted as police in riot gear work to contain crowds of people. all of this has been taking place in the same general neighborhoodne here's a map showing some of the other main locations, in the surrounding area. we have a team of crews covering this situation right now. thema: before we check in with them, we want to get you caught up with what happened overnight. multiple buildings were set on fire, including a b.p. gas station, o'reilly auto parts, bmo harris bank, jet beauty supply, and p.j.'s supermarket. firefighters could not get to those fires right away because
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that's because police say shots were being fired all across the neighborhood. patrick: at the same time as those fires, other businesses were broken into and looted. at least one car was set on fire. three squad cars were damaged. one officer was injured when a brick was thrown at a squad car windshield. we've learned that multiple people were arrested during all of this, overnight. as of midnight, mayor tom barrett said three people were arrested. our crews across the neighborhood saw at least two other people also being taken into custody, in the hours afterwards. it's been a busy morning for first-responders. thema: milwaukee police say they have restored order to the areas involved. our live coverage starts with wisn 12 news' nick bohr -- at district 3 headquarters. nick. nick: we are in front of another fire scene here, but it looks against wrapping up. unclear if this is related. this is the district three
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police officials in an unprecedented midnight news conference here. it came even as fires were still burning about 10 blocks away. it started with a car fire, then a squad fire, and escalated to the b.p. gas station that's been the site of numerous protests in recent weeks after the owner's son fired shots to disperse a crowd he considered threatening. from there, the fires popped up at a nearby o'reilly auto parts, a beauty supply store, bmo harris bank, and a few blocks away, a liquor store aro six building fires in all. police say numerous shots were fired, including in the area of the responding firefighters which meant they had to stay back for a time while several of the properties burned. a squad was fired on and hit by a bullet, but no officers were in it at the time. >> the use of social media to get additional people to the scene, it was amazing in such a
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actually showed up. nick: police estimate at one point, maybe 800 demonstrators were on scene. they believe the vast majority of them came from areas outside of that general neighborhood. the demonstrators and started to head home. police believe they have the situation now under control. live in milwaukee, nick bohr, wisn 12 news. patrick: other business owners in the neighborhood are waking up to check their buildings. thema: that includes a beauty supply store and an auto parts store near fond du lac and burleigh. wisn 12 news' sheldon dutes is live this morning with more of the damage left behind. sheldon: good morning. we are outside of the o'reilly auto parts new the intersection of 35th, fond du lac, and perlite. i want to show you what we are seeing this morning and what is
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i want to show you what it looked like when i first got out here late last night. a little before midnight. crews were trying to get a handle on the fire, smoke filled the air and crews had their ladders extended above the building, trying to douse the flames and get it under control. it was like that for hours. the last fire engine didn't leave until right before around 3:30 a.m. away, crews responding to another fire at the pjs supermarket. that was one of the six fires it was happening in this north side neighborhood. i spoke to a woman who grew up in that area and lived there for 20 years. she was devastated by all damage she was seeing on facebook. >> i'm looking on facebook, just see they are tearing up the streets and doing all this damage. like i said from the get go, it is real sad.
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kids right. you have kids out here doing whatever they want to do, selling drugs, disrespecting people. it's not right. sheldon: i also saw police officers wearing riot gear in the area. we saw them with their protective helmets and shields. this morning, i want to point out the proximity to the fires it happened in this area. i'm standing right outside of the o'reilly auto parts, there on the corner. the bmo harris bank just down the street next to this. that is right next to the district seven police headquarters. aside from a couple people that we saw being taken into police custody last night, i did not notice any clashes with police in the hours that i was out here. thema: sheldon, thank you. overnight, we got an update from milwaukee mayor tom barrett and other city leaders about the efforts to get things under control. patrick: the mayor said the neighborhood where this is
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officers will work to make sure families are safe. >> we are asking every resident of this community to do everything they can to help us restore order. and that means, again parents of young people -- as you can see from the video, there are a lot of young people congregate in. if you love your son, if you love your daughter text them, , call them, pull them by the ears and get 'em home. get them home right now. when on seeing more loss of life, we do want to see -- we do not want to see anymore injuries. patrick: restoring calm was the theme of that press conference. thema: here's what common council president ashanti hamilton had to say. ashanti hamilton: we are calling on everyone to do what they
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we understand the frustration that many people feel with the police community relation happening nationally. what we want to be able to do is gather the information. you have to understand that when we get the info, we share it with the public. there's nothing to hide. we're making sure it gets out there in a timely manner. we have to make sure there's justice. but we have to be able to restore order to these neighborhoods. i want you to think about the neighborhood that these situations are happening in. so, collectively, we want to call on committee members to
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this, the bp gas station at sherman amber light. patrick: it's down to rubble this morning. ben: we are at 44th in perlite, about a block up. is a lot of trash on the ground where we are, a dumpster in the middle of the road that was brought out. it looks like some the cleanup might be underway. please do have the -- police do have the area secured. we do have some video from bp overnight. the mayor talked about as well, it's unclear how exactly it was set on fire, but it burned for a couple of hours. firefighters and police couldn't get close. the crowd was extremely out of control. the gas station just based on the fire appears to be a total loss.
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the area out here near perlite -- burly -- sherman and burleigh. we will continue to bring you updates as it becomes later -- lighter and you can to the damage. ben hutchison, wisn 12 news. thema: it's not just buildings ca patrick: we've also seen damage to bus shelters. let's go ahead and pull up video from news chopper 12. matt salemme spotted two different bus shelters that were knocked over and tossed into the street. this was near sherman and burleigh. in that same neighborhood, a large commercial dumpster was also flipped sideways in the street. thema: overnight, police in neighboring communities were also on alert. patrick: wisn 12 news had crews outside mayfair mall in wauwatosa around 2:00 this morning. police were set up at every building entrance. officials tell us they received threats about the mall on social
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at this point it does not seem as though there were any actual incidents there. thema: during the overnight unrest, we learned that one officer was injured. patrick: but multiple squad cars were also damaged during the situation. the milwaukee police department tweeted a photo. you can see the vehicle's windshield was smashed. this was near sherman and auer. police say at least three squads were damaged. two of them had broken windows. an officer was hurt when a brick went through the window. another squad car was set on fire. milwaukee police is the main agency hang but several other agencies were called in to help them, including the milwaukee county sheriff's office. the sheriff's office emailed us with information about their response. they say deputies are assisting. thema: the email went on to say, quote, "shots fired, buildings on fire, objects thrown at law enforcement. shifts extended to be on scene, state patrol assisting on freeway to allow those patrol deputies to be at the moving scene. several squads have been damaged by subjects at scene. bearcat deployed.
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assist in restoring order," end quote. overnight, the coalition for justice sent out this tweet encouraging people to clean up from last night's mess. they plan to meet at sherman park at 8:00 a.m. to "pray, clean, and hit the streets." patrick: police say the unrest started with yesterday's officer-involved shooting near 44th and auer. thema: that shooting happened around 3:30 in the afternoon. milwaukee police say two suspects ran away from officers during a traffic stop. officers saw one of the suspects, a 23-year-old, had a gun, and fired on that man. the man died at the scene. a large crowd gathered while police investigated and started yelling at officers. the department of criminal investigations is now investigating. the officer, a 24-year-old, was not hurt and has been placed on administrative duty. the other suspect was taken into
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right now. protests overnight centered near sherman and burleigh in milwaukee. three people were arrested, that's according to the mayor. our crews captured at least two people being put into mpd police vans. there have been at least six fires set overnight, including one at a b.p. gas station. that building is destroyed. three people were inside that gas station when the fire started, but they got out safely. police say this all started with a fatal officer-involved shooting, sunday afternoon, near 44th and auer. thema: we'll continue to follow this breaking news in just a moment. but we do want to get a quick check of today's forecast. patrick: let's check in with meteorologist sally severson. sally: 60's and 70's, a partly cloudy skies. 61 waukesha, warmer at the airport and 69. 67 degrees for racine with kenosha coming in 63. we are generally dry and we
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you can see just begun a deal light in the background, the sun is up and about 45 minutes. 69 at the airport, we look at light southwest win for today. a mix of sun and clouds over all with a few puffy clouds developing for this afternoon. we will keep an eye out for patchy fog late tonight. thema: thank you, sally. wisn 12 news time is 5:14. this morning, we continue to follow breaking news from overnight. patrick: unrest in the streets of a milwaukee neighborhood, following a fatal police shoo. all night, fighting six different fires in that area. our reporters have been out as well. we will go back to nick bohr, who's on the scene. you're watching wisn 12 news this morning. feingold: i'm russ feingold and i approve this message.
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thema: we continue to follow breaking news in milwaukee -- a night of unrest as protestors set fire to buildings in the sherman park neighborhood near sherman and burleigh. this all started in response to a fatal officer involved shooting yesterday afternoon near 44th and auer. the department of justice is investigating that shooting. patrick: we have a team of reporters out this morning covering the situation in milwaukee's sherman park neighborhood. thema: let's check in with wisn
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nick: the communication center, based here, served as a command center for the unrest taking place about 10 blocks from here. those fires started first with cars, including a squad, then moved to buildings, starting with a gas station and moving on to several retail stores, a bank , and a liquor store. the district 3 police headquarters was also the site of an unprecedented midnight mayor and four aldermen -- i later talked with the milwaukee county district attorney john chisholm who arrived here to meet with the mayor and police officials. he said he has two roles -- making sure the investigation into the fatal police shooting is handled independently by the state department of justice, and to oversee any charges that may come from the night of fires and
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to calm the situation and make sure that the people responsible for any criminal acts tonight are held accountable. we're going to do that as well. nick: police department continues to monitor the situation and really, squads from all over the city, we've seen in this area early this morning. they have continued to be deployed from all over here to help out and maintain order here early this morning. the chief of police, ed flynn, was out of town for a funeral. we're told it continues to monitor the situation from out of state. reporting live, nick bohr, wisn 12 news. thema: milwaukee firefighters have been working all night to put out fires near sherman and burleigh. patrick: the b.p. gas station ben showed you earlier was burned to the ground. there were six different fires that we know of, here's a map of most of them.
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supermarket. thema: newschopper 12 flew over many of the fires overnight. this is video from the o'reilly auto parts store near 35th number life -- and beuerlein -- burleigh. all of this has been taking place in the same general neighborhood -- near sherman and burleigh. crews were also scene of pjs supermarket. the fire department is not said whether all of these fires were intentionally set, we are working to learn how much damage was caused. patrick: wisn 12 news time is 5:20. we will follow this breaking news all morning.
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the forecast. sally: the latest morning, temperature showing up in the 60's. nice and dry on the reader this morning. there are a few clouds about, with a cool front of the south. big high pressure over the western u.s. for us, disturbance, and i expect a few extra clouds this afternoon. 58 and rhinelander, 66 at lacrosse. 62 at madison. green bay degrees this morning with the airport close to 70 degrees. that it's a state fair for today, brian miles for the morning we touch to around 80 degrees by the midway by midafternoon. an isolated shower or two, with a chance of a disturbance coming through, i do think most of us will stay dry. here are 9:00 this morning. watch what happens as we get into the afternoon. a couple more clouds around, and with it, a few stray showers
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i really do think most of us stay dry. the could kick a stray shower. overnight tonight, my concern would be the potential for patchy fog, especially late tonight and early tomorrow. we give a mix of sun and clouds around once again, and we hold our temperatures at around 81 degrees. lows tonight at 66. a mix of sun and clouds, a slight chance of the shower. i do think most are dry. night into wednesday, and then patrick and thema, a good shot of rain for the end of the week. thema: thank you, sally. wisn 12 news time is 5:22. this morning, we continue to follow breaking news from overnight. patrick: unrest in the streets of a milwaukee neighborhood, following a fatal police shooting. first responders have been out all night, fighting fires in that area. ben hutchison has been out since the start of yesterday. police are still on the scene as
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patrick: welcome back to wisn 12 news this morning.
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news from overnight. a tense night in milwaukee. several fires -- six of them, primarily in the sherman park neighborhood. those fires followed an fatal officer-involved shooting, saturday afternoon, in the area. ben hutchison has been on this story all morning. thema: he was also out during yesterday's officer-involved shooting that police say may have sparked this. ben is live near the b.p. gas station at sherman and burleigh -- which is now destroyed. ben: different scene early this morning than what we saw last night. there were a couple hundred people out here, we are about a block away from sherman denver lie -- and burleigh. it's very quiet, and we do have some video from distant short time ago.
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up the street and as the cleanup continues right now, as a gets lighter, think we get a better view of the damage. the could be broken windows, and a lot of the damage around here, the b.p. get a that we saw from newschopper 12 last night. we will continue to bring you updates from out here, and how things are going later on in the show. i 44th and and burleigh, ben hutchison, wisn 12 news patrick: we first told . patrick: we first told about this story, as it happened, in a breaking news alert. it's sent right to your cell phone. if you don't have our app, just search wisn in your app store. you can also find complete coverage of the unrest in milwaukee on wisn.com. thema: wisn 12 news time is 5:27. this morning we continue to follow breaking news from overnight. patrick: a tense situation in milwaukee, centered in and around the sherman park neighborhood. fires, arrests and violence, following a fatal officer
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thema: the breaking news is in milwaukee. unrest in the streets overnight after a deadly officer-involved shooting. buildings and cars destroyed, shots fired, and suspect behind bars. we have live team coverage of the damage left behind this morning. all of this has been taking place in the same general neighborhood near sherman and burleigh. patrick: let's show the other main locations in the surrounding area. firefighters, police, and other agencies responded this mo police say that order has been restored to that area. thema: our live coverage starts with wisn 12 news' nick bohr -- at district 3 headquarters. patrick: what do we know about the police response? nick: it was massive. they kept shifts over, they called shifts early, they call people on their days off. there were squads here from throughout the city and the neighborhood task force coming
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three, where i am now, which was really the command post for this whole operation. police say a social media call for protesters after the fatal police shooting of a suspect armed with a handgun led to some 800 people descending. vehicle fires spread to a gas station in and five other businesses before the night was out. gunfire in the area of the fires led police to keep firefighters back for a time, leading more damage, until police were able to restore order with the help of three swat vehicles from milwaukee, milwaukee county, and waukesha county. police were coordinating the response operation from the district 3. the assistant police chief giving a briefing here at midnight. >> we are monitoring the situation from the communications center. we have supervisors paying close attention to the calls for
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we extended officers on their shifts so that incoming shifts are available to take calls for service. we call officers in from home, we tried to keep the burden on the current patrol force as minimal as possible, so they can continue to police our city and keep our neighborhoods safe. nick: as of midnight police say , there were at least three arrests, but our crews saw several others throughout the early morning hours. evidence from the disturbance will be reviewed by the district attorney's office for possible charges. we hear from the district attorney, john chisholm, coming up in a few minutes. for life from district three headquarters, nick bohr, wisn 12 news. patrick: we've been working the story all my. we'll get to been in a moment, but sheldon dutes as is been with this story. thema: he is near the auto parts store that was also on fire. what can you tell us about what we are seeing now?
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businesses in the north side neighborhood that were torched overnight because of those demonstrations. now the sun is coming up little bit, we are getting a better look at some of the damage outside of the o'reilly auto parts. you can see the sun peeking in and the light peaking in from where the roof would have been in this building. i want to show you what this scene looked like when i first got out here a little before midnight last night. crews were battling this fire for hours, trying to get an upper hand on it. it took them quite some time get it under control. the last crew didn't leave until around 3:30 a.m. down the street from where we are at the o'reilly auto parts fire, there was another fire at the pj supermarket, the neighborhood also dealing with businesses that have been torched overnight. i spent people live in that area, they told me the sad that this is happening, but one person said he didn't want to say that it was good that it was happening. but because of what has been
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between the can -- the police and community, it was almost necessary. those are his words, not mine. another look at the auto parts store, completely ravaged and destroyed by that fire. we are around the corner from a few other businesses that burned down. the beauty supply store and the bank. the bank has cracked windows and there are still police officers dvi on that. that's the latest year in her fifth and perlite and perlite -- burleigh. patrick: police say the unrest started after yesterday's fatal officer-involved shooting near 44th and auer. thema: that shooting happened around 3:30 in the afternoon. milwaukee police say two suspects ran away from officers during a traffic stop. during the chase, one of the officers saw one of the suspects, a 23-year-old, had a gun, and fired on that man. he died at the scene. a large crowd gathered while police investigated and started
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the department of criminal investigations is now investigating. the officer, a 24-year-old, was not hurt and has been placed on administrative duty. the other suspect was taken into custody overnight mayor barrett presser that officer-involved shooting and the unrest overnight is something mayor tom barrett says is unsettling. patrick: here's what he said during a rare midnight press conference. >> we don't want to see anymore loss of life, anymore injuries. we are going to stay on this. our police presence is going to bey community. tomorrow, we will be meeting again with church leaders and community leaders. we are going to make an all-out effort to do everything we can to restore order. this is something that is important to me, as mayor. it's important to the city. i want you to know that this is something that we are going to continue to work on theory hard. patrick: this particular neighborhood has seen a number of incidents this summer. at the end of june in the beginning of july, sherman park
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about 100 teenagers and adults started throwing bricks of the local business, and the county bus. thema: in late july, and employee of the bp gas station that burned down had a run-in with teenagers at the store, sparking protests. at one point, he fired a gun in the air near a group of teenagers. he was let go from the store and is charged with disorderly conduct. patrick: on friday night and early saturday, two men were fond du lac. the aldermen represented the stern park neighborhood also spoke earlier today. thema: here's what he had to say during that midnight press conference. >> the city has watched this particular neighborhood throughout the entire summer be a powder keg. incidents in the park, murder at the gas station, from the shooting at the gas station owner at children. this entire community has sat
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, wisconsin has become the worst place to live for african-americans in the entire country. this is the warning cry. where do we go from here? where do we go, as a community, from here? patrick: police officers have been out last night into the evening milwaukee firefighters hours. have been working all night to put out fires in the sherman park neighborhood. thema: we have a map for you of the six fires reported overnigh b.p. gas station, at sherman and burleigh. that building burned to the ground. firefighters were not able to find that fire right away due to gunshots ring on the area. crews were able to save the other buildings in the area. patrick: another fire burned, just down the street from there at o'reilly auto parts. that business is at 35th and burleigh. thema: just a few minutes later, another fire was reported at jet beauty supply, also at 35th and burleigh. then, another fire, this time, at the bmo harris bank near fond
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the last two fires were at two other stores. pj's supermarket at 21st and burleigh. and mjm liquor near 23rd and fond du lac. patrick: nick bohr has been working the story overnight and ben hutchison has been on it since yesterday's officer-involved shooting. thema: you are at one of the hardest hit areas, that bp gas station. what are you seeing right now? ben: incidents that have happened at the bp gas station a block behind me. as is as close as we can get right now, and you can see the cleanup is underway in the parking lot. there are more officers when we arrived, about 40 minutes ago. some have since left. the last couple of minutes, one of the bus shelters that was knocked over and put in the street was also taken away by a tow truck. closer to where we are, there's a corner grocery store, and department of public works workers have arrived here to
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be boarded up to read some of those windows are broken. there is metal of the inside of the windows, so we're not sure if anyone was able to get inside. this area had hundreds of people in the street last night, really, just a lack of control at that point. there were just so many people. officers have since blocked off the area and everyone has gone home. it is only a couple of people walking around right now. but again, there is a lot of trash in the street cleanup left to do. at 44th and burleigh, be patrick: several car fires were reported overnight. here's a look at video from "milwaukee journal sentinel." police in neighboring communities were also alert overnight. thema: wisn 12 news had crews in wauwatosa this morning. police were set up at every building entrance. police say they received threats
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though the run the actual incidents. patrick: overnight, and learned the multiple squad cars were damaged and one officer was injured. the vehicle's windshield was smashed. police say at least three squads were damaged two of them had , broken windows. an officer was hurt when a brick went through the window. another squad car was set on fire. thema: the milwaukee sheriff's department has been working with the police department all night to try to keep the peace. deputies will remain on scene to provider. other resources like the waukesha county sheriff's department provided their bear cat, during the unrest. patrick: a recap, at least three people are in custody after overnight fires and other unrest near sherman and burleigh. a gas station is destroyed. several other businesses are badly damaged. police say this all started with a fatal officer-involved
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auer. thema: we'll continue to follow this breaking news in just a moment. patrick: but we do want to get a quick check of today's forecast. here's meteorologist sally severson. sally: we are on our waysally: to a nice day. partly to mostly sunny with a couple asked a clouds rolling through this afternoon with a weak disturbance. right now, 69 at the airport, just beginning to get light. the sun is up in just about 12 minutes across southern wisconsin. we will see a fair amount of sun around this morning. afternoon. your daytime planner, plan on textures climbing through the 70's and into the low 80's. i will add just a slight chance for an isolated shower this afternoon without disturbance. i do think most will stay dry. for july, partly cloudy and we see overnight lows in the upper 60's. evening temperatures holding in the 70's. i will time better chances for rain this week, as we look at rain chances increase in tuesday night and wednesday, and then once again on friday. we have those details in just a
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this morning, we continue to follow breaking news from overnight. patrick: the unrest overnight is sparked by a police shooting. you can see this building is reduced to rubble this morning. one of six different areas and buildings that firefighters were called to in that area last night. we will check in with nick bohr at police three headquarters this morning. we will talk with him after the break and get an update. much watching coverage of all the way.
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thema: we're following breaking news out of milwaukee -- a night of unrest as protestors set fire to buildings in the sherman park neighborhood near sherman and burleigh. this all started in response to a fatal officer involved shooting yesterday afternoon near 44th and auer. the department of justice is
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we have a team of reporters out this morning, covering the situation in milwaukee's sherman park neighborhood. patrick: let's check in with wisn 12 news' nick bohr -- live near district 3 headquarters. nick: milwaukee mayor tom barrett was joined here by four aldermen in an unprecedented midnight news conference -- calling for calm that eventually prevailed. but the unrest roiled for hours, sparked by the fatal police shooting of a suspect armed with a loaded handgun. police say a call on social media drew at one point 800 demonstrators to the squad car, then a car fire, then a squad car fire, and on to a gas station, and eventually five other businesses torched before the night was out. i talked with the district attorney john chisholm after he met with the mayor here around 12:30 this morning. john chisholm: the unfortunate thing about this, is there are a lot of really committed people living in the sherman park neighborhood who've been trying to address a lot of the issues that have been concerning neighbors. and particularly trying to
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responses to concerns in the community. so this obviously a great concern that things turned the way they did tonight. nick: a police officer was injured when a brick was thrown by demonstrator through the squad car. he's being treated for his injuries. a police squad car was struck by gunfire, but no officers were inside it at the time. police here tell us t' but our crews saw several more arrests. that is a number that will continue to develop. reporting live, nick bohr, wisn 12 news this morning. patrick: the situation overnight is part of a violent weekend in milwaukee. thema: milwaukee police are investigating five homicides since 5:00 friday night. this is a map of those shooting scenes.
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and several more hurt. patrick: the officer-involved shooting happened yesterday afternoon in milwaukee's sherman park neighborhood. thema: milwaukee police say two suspects ran away from officers during a traffic stop. during the chase, police say one of the officers saw one of the suspects, a 23-year-old, had a gun, and shot the man. crowds gathered during the investigation, later that evening is when things started to escalate. now, leaders across the city of milwaukee are trying to restore the peace. patrick: council president ashanti hamilton had to say. >> all of them are trying to work extremely hard to take care of the concerns about what people have over this officer-involved shooting. but we want you to know we are trying to push to keep info coming to the public so there's no need for you to think anything is being hidden from the public. so please allow the process to work.
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and the information will be shared with the public. thema: overnight, the coalition for justice sent out this tweet , encouraging people to clean up from last night's mess. they plan to meet at sherman park at 8:00 a.m. to "pray, clean, and hit the streets." patrick: wisn 12 news time is 5:50. we will continue to follow this breaking news all morning. thema: but we do want to check today's forecast. meteorologist sally severson is in the weather center. sally: are partly cloudy. i am keeping an eye out for some clouds around. the state. i do anticipate a little patchy fog early tomorrow morning, and rain and storm chances increasing for his mid-to-late week. we are dry on the doppler 12 radar network early this morning. i think the most sunshine we will see will be around this morning. we continue to monitor this cold
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gulf coast with flooding in new orleans and he is building over the nations west. -- the heat is building over the nation's west. just above the seasonal normals. 64 and brown deer and west allis, new berlin at 65 degrees, along with greenfield and st. francis, unit 67 this morning. 61 for watertown and waukesha. with this will distuce model tries to get not only a little bit of cloudiness going, but maybe even kicking off a stray shower. you can see lots of sunshine through the noon hour. a couple of clouds begin to fill in for this afternoon. our model picks up a couple stray showers. i really do think most of us will stay dry, i will add that isolated shower chance. for tomorrow, we look a little bit patchy fog earlier in the morning. and then once again, sort of a mix of sun and clouds in place for us monday. we look at more of a southeast bend to the wind for tomorrow.
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of 66 for tonight and a couple spotty showers possible later tuesday afternoon and tuesday night. chances for showers and storms increase again wednesday and friday, as chapters briefly climb into the low 80's with a return to heat and humidity. certainly wet by the end of the week. thema: thank you, sally. wisn 12 news time is 5:52. this morning, we continue to follow breaking news from overnight. patrick: a fatal officer-involved shooting then fires, violence, and unrest in a milwaukee neighborhood in the hours that followed. here's a look at sherman and burleigh this morning, a gas station burns to the ground. you can see the bp station in the desert -- in the distance. you're watching wisn 12 news
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patrick: welcome back to wisn 12 news this morning. we continue to follow breaking news. a tense night in milwaukee. several fires -- six of them, primarily in the sherman park neighborhood. this fires followed a fatal officer-involved shooting, saturday afternoon, in the area. ben hutchison has been on this story all morning. thema: he also covered
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shooting that police say may have sparked this. ben is live near the b.p. gas station at sherman and burleigh, which is now destroyed. ben: thema and patrick, we were on officer-involved shooting yesterday, there were number of people gathering around 7:00 last night. you really feel the tense feeling in the air last night, if you take a look now, it's finally light enough out here to see what happened later on in thev the bp gas station a block from where we are. as close as we can get, just a complete shell, completely destroyed. there is still smoke coming out of the top of what's left of that building. we do have video of last night, when the flames were just going for a couple of hours. it was really no way to stop it at that point. the ground was still out here, it was an unsafe situation for both police and firefighters. that building burned and burned, and now it's left with nothing.
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there's also department of public works worker actually cutting some plywood to help out with the corner grocery store and everything that's happening there. we continue to bring you updates live from 44th and burleigh coming up later in the show. patrick: ben, thank you. we first told about this story right as it happened in a breaking news alert. it's sent right to your cell phone. if you don't have our app, just search wisn in your app store. you can also find complete coverage of the unrest in milwaukee on our free app. and on wisn.m thema: wisn 12 news time is 5:57. and we will continue to follow this breaking news story all morning patrick: more team coverage with ben, nick bohr, and sheldon dutes is on the way. we will check in with them just a moment. you're watching wisn 12 news
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this morning. breaking news, unrest in the streets of milwaukee. >> we are asking every resident of the community to do everything they can to help us restore order. >> violence erupts overnight, hours after a fatal officer-involved shooting. >> we have to go through the process to find justice, but we have to be able to restore order to these neighborhoods. >> buildings and cars, set on fire.

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