Man hospitalized after police-involved shooting at WI hospital - WRBL

Man hospitalized after police-involved shooting at WI hospital

Posted: Updated:
WAUWATOSA, WI -

A man has been hospitalized after a police-involved shooting at a Wisconsin children hospital, according to local law enforcement.

The man, whose identity was not publicly available, was inside the hospital and holding a baby when officers arrived. Law enforcement, who had an arrest warrant for the man, were intending to arrest the individual. As officers approached, the man put down the baby and ran down a hallway.

Officers followed and the man produced a handgun, local law enforcement say. Officers fired at the man, who is now being treated for his injuries. His condition was not immediately known. No one else - including officers, the baby or hospital personnel, were injured in the shooting.

**This is a developing story. Refresh this story for the latest from WRBL.com.

James Brierton

James joined WRBL News 3 with experience from CNN, NBC News and his own hyper-local news site. He manages the WRBL News 3 Web desk. More>>

Powered by WorldNow

1350 13th Avenue
Columbus, GA 31901

Telephone: 706.323.3333
Fax: 706.327.6655
Email: news@wrbl.com

Can't find something?
Powered by WorldNow
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2014 Media General Communications Holdings, LLC. A Media General Company.