Milwaukee Shootings

Sierra Guyton, a third grader at Clarke Street Elementary School was struck by gunfire Wednesday evening, while on the playground.

Milwaukee’s recent violent crime wave is on the mayor’s mind as he plans the city budget for 2014.

A rash of shootings in Milwaukee this month has left seven people dead and 16 injured.

It’s been a violent week in Milwaukee. At least 20 people have been shot since Friday.

There have been more than a dozen shootings in Milwaukee, in the past week-and-a-half. The age of three victims: 14.

LaToya Dennis

It took a Milwaukee jury only minutes Friday, to decide John H. Spooner was mentally competent when he shot and killed 13-year-old Darius Simmons in 2012.