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Wisc. police vehicle the target of gunfire; 2 officers wounded


By JOHN DOBBERSTEIN and JESSE GARZA

MILWAUKEE, Wis. —Two Milwaukee police officers were shot along with three other people Tuesday night within blocks of each other on the near south side, a police official said.

The injuries to the officers were not life-threatening, but two of the other three wounded were in critical condition late Tuesday, police spokeswoman Anne E. Schwartz said.

The officers were taken to Froedtert Hospital, but their conditions were not available late Tuesday.

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