MILWAUKEE (AP) — The University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee says a police officer shot a person on campus.
That individual’s condition was not immediately known.
The university tweeted it was a campus officer that shot the person outside the Fine Arts building Tuesday morning. No students or employees were hurt or involved in the incident. Students are currently on spring break.
The police investigation has closed a major street through campus.
Man shot by university police in stable condition
MILWAUKEE (AP) — Officials say a man shot by University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee police on campus is hospitalized in stable condition.
University Police Chief Joe LeMire said at a news conference Tuesday two officers found the man, armed with a gun, sleeping on a bench in the Fine Arts Complex building around 7 a.m., an altercation occurred and he was shot. The police officers were treated for minor injuries.
Officials say the man who was shot was not connected to the university.
No students or employees were injured. The university is currently on spring break.