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scene of an officer involved shooting. one man was killed by police--another was arrested. our ashley sears was there as the situation became tense. she has left the area due to safety concerns-- and joins us live from district one with the latest. it has been a very volatile evening. police advised us--it would not be safe to stay on the scene. this an m-p-d a squad car had its windows smashed, another squad was set on fire. the scene has been very tense--following this officer involved shooting. police tape blocks several streets-- as officers and squads line the scene. near 44th and auer-- 48:59 i heard bang, bang, bang, three shots and i knew they were gun shots.
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grabbed her 4-year- old great grand daughter and ran inside. 49:18 it sounded too close to us. this time it was just so close. then we went in the house and locked the door. police say around 3:30 saturday afternoon-- two officers attempted to stop a vehicle--when the two men inside--ran. 58:44 one man was armed with a handgun. an officer confronted that man in a gangway and the officer fired shots and that man is deceased. police say the 23-year-old was armed with a stolen weapon. they wee he fired it at the officer. 58:59 the gun at the scene we are recovering was stolen from i believe waukesha along with 500 rounds of ammunition. as the man's family arrives to the scene-- emotions are high-- trying to understand what took place. jeter watches-- 46:03 its too much. saddened by violence in her neighborhood-- hopeful it will soon end.
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we will be monitoring the situation and check in with milwaukee police. we will update you as this story develops. live downtown, ashley sears fox 6
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10p open of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. this is video posted to facebook tonight of the scene. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has
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have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee 10p open we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. tonight of the scene. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. the milwaukee county
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all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee 10p open we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. this is video posted to facebook tonight of the scene. people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as
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10p open we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. this is video posted to facebook tonight of the scene. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee 10p open
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area of sherman and auer. this is video posted to facebook tonight of the scene. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fi sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee 10p open we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of
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tonight of the scene. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells s all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee 10p open we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the
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at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. gas station at sherman and burleigh set on fire. mfd cannot extinguish fire as gunshots are being treatment at local hospital after brick thrown through squad window, striking officer in the head. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee 10p open
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area of sherman and auer. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. gas station at sherman and extinguish fire as gunshots are being fired. mpd officer undergoing treatment at local hospital after brick thrown through squad window, striking officer in the head. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as
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police on the scene. we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. witnesses tell us dozens of people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. gas station at sherman and burleigh set on fire. mfd cannot extinguish fire as gunshots are being fired. mpd officer undergoing treatment at local hospital
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window, striking officer in the head. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee police on the scene. we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. people have assembled in the area.... as have a large number of police officers. at this point we know that a car has been set on fire.... and bricks have been thrown at a milwaukee fire truck. gas station at sherman and burleigh set on fire. mfd cannot extinguish fire as gunshots are
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treatment at local hospital after brick thrown through squad window, striking officer in the head. the milwaukee county sheriff's office tells us they are sending all available squads as well as heavy equipment to assist milwaukee police on the scene. we are following breaking news of a disturbance tonight in the area of sherman and auer. witnesses tell us dozens of are that has burned out by a fire earlier today. the photographer i am working with tells me ors there is a bus shelter that appears to have been toppled over a little bit further up towardrd the directin
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can hear right now there is a lot of cars, some of which are rerouted and we've had some people just driving fast up and down the streets. as he mentioned, a lot of traffic out here on foot and car. that's all the information i have right now. >> when you look at the people, because that's our advantage point where we see, you can see a few people standing by. our peoplee pictures, watching? are they walking around?l what can you tell us about that? >> yes, we are seeing a combination of those things.w there is a fair number of people that are just standing on the sidewalklk for several blocks bk from the fire. i was talking with people and a lot of people their cell phones ors tablets out taking video. we are seen a fair number of people walking around and there is a lot of peop d by as
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yell at ourcamera this is our city's we have had some of that going on. for the most proud a lot of people outi here are standing around and watching what is going on.t >> from your vantage point are you able to see. >> i should mention. >> go ahead rachel, i'm sorry.n >> what i was going to say is i , probably 15 or 20ttle bi minutes or so we did hear what sounded like five gunshots could we have no details on what that was.f it was up in the direction of th i'm with said he was able to see three cars or so that have been fully engulfed by the flames they can see about a block ahead here. >> rachel, thank you. >> we want to m catch everyone p to speed if you're just joining us.e . this is on the city's northwest side. this is sherman and we are t an
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station that is on fire. you can see there are cars completely burned out there. want to take you back to this afternoon how this all started. this was a violent overnight here in milwaukee. nine shootings, five homicides and in this afternoon there was an officer involved shooting. >> right, and that was at 44thb a young man had a stolen gun we are told and officers chased him. an officer fireded and killed h. a little latere. members of the deceased person came and ashley sears who was covering the story is saying that they were very emotional. ashley in now. you are saying you saw some of those family members, right?t >> yes, just to recap this alle started around 330 today. police were in the squad and attempted to pull ov two men in a vehicle.
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confronted more of the suspectsh we're told that man showed a handgun to him and that is when the officer shot and killed the man. police say that weapon was stolen in a burglary in waukesha along with some ammunition . they say that man is 23 years old and the other suspect was arrested. he is a 23 -year-old as well. they say both had lengthy criminal histories.l that will we arrived on the scene at that point police tape was at. it was quiet at first but neighbors were obviously concerned. i started talking to a few of themdaa in a group of teenagers came over or younger people with the name of a man who had been killed and then family arrived. there was a lot ofl tears and shouting. at one point the woman who said she was the sister of the man' who was killed got into a
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policeof yelling and very emotional. very sad that her brother had died and was trying to cross overtss the police tape. they were telling her to stay back and that is when an officer came up to us once the situation defused in an officer came up and said hey, things don't seem safe on this side. we set up a immediate area about a block and a half away. you guys might want to move there. as we are starting to leave mother of this man killed started running up and screaming to police. that's my son, that's my son and things got very tense at that moment. there were large groups of people shouting at officers and family was wailing on the scene. we decided to move a couple blocks away. i had a chance to speak with the man's grandfather who said the
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anything at this point and they were really sad about everything. and i gave them a card and they said they would give them a call when they are ready to talk but right now it is just heartbreaking for them. we moved over to the other side and watched everything from afar and that is when we saw more and more police arrive on the scene we shot a scarce deputy arrived and we saw milwaukee fire department arrived. we thought there might be more to this. as we were sitting there writing our story and gathering information police came over to us and said it might not be safe to be here. that is when we left and came to milwaukee police headquarters here. >> very good, then we heard from some reporters and crews said that they were pelted with things and thrown things at them and they had to leave. >> we heard from some of our colleagues and other stations in

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