Milwaukee police fatally shoot suspect

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MILWAUKEE — Police say Milwaukee officers shot and killed a man on the city’s south side.

Officials say police responded to a call about shots fired about 1 a.m. Monday and learned there was a suspect with a gun. The suspect tried to run away and ignored the officers’ commands.

Police say officers chased the suspect and he brandished a gun and was shot. Authorities say the suspect’s weapon was recovered at the scene. Police say the 27-year-old man was from Milwaukee, but his name has not been released. Three officers involved in the incident were placed on administrative duty.

Greenfield police are leading an investigation into the fatal shooting.

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