17 People Shot After Bucks/Celtics Game

Seventeen people were reportedly shot in Milwaukee Friday night, shortly after the conclusion of Game 6 between the Bucks and Celtics.

Gabby Bachara of CBS 58 reports that the shooting took place at the intersection of Highland and MLK, just outside of Deer District, where roughly 11,000 fans were packed in to watch the game. Milwaukee police told Bruce Harrison of TMJ4 News that there are seventeen victims and ten person is in custody. According to Fox News, all victims are expected to survive. They range in age from 15 to 47.

The thousands of fans were sent fleeing at the sound of gunshots, which Joyce Garbaciak of WISN 12 News captured.

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Written by Nick Geddes

Nick is a 2021 graduate of the University of Central Florida with a bachelor's degree in journalism and a minor in political science. Nick is a life-long sports fan who is proud to say he suffered through 15 years of Bucs futility to witness a Super Bowl victory in 2020. Nick has a passion for writing and is proud to represent OutKick. Follow me on Twitter @NickGeddesNews and on Instagram @nick.geddes.


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