Suspect in Murder Arrested After Crash

A suspect in the murder of a Milwaukee man during a robbery is under arrest after crashing the victim’s car.

According to officials with the Milwaukee Police Department, the suspect was arrested shortly after 9:00 a.m. Tuesday at the intersection of North 27th Street and West Auer Avenue. The suspect was arrested after crashing the victim’s car, which was stolen during the robbery, police said. Officers were pursuing the vehicle when it crashed.

The victim, whose identity has not been released, was shot shortly before 3:330 p.m. Monday in the 1900 block of West Galena Street. The 18 year-old man was transported to an area hospital, where he later died, police said.

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