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Man in critical condition after officer-involved shooting

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MILWAUKEE (WKOW) -- A man is in critical condition after being shot by a Milwaukee police late Saturday night.

Police say the detective had intervened with disorderly people who were leaving Larry's Fiesta tavern around midnight. The officer became fearful for her safety and fired her weapon.

A 26-year-old man was shot and remains in critical condition.

Police say the man has a criminal arrest history for battery.

The detective is 31 years old and has been with the department for 13 years.

She was uninjured.

She was placed on administrative duty while the incident is investigated.

 

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