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Police: Teen shot another boy in shoe argument in Milwaukee

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Posted at 6:13 PM, Jan 12, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-12 19:13:43-05

MILWAUKEE (AP) -- A teenage boy shot and wounded another boy in an argument over shoes, Milwaukee police said Sunday.

Police say the shooting happened just before 4 p.m. Saturday. The 14-year-old boy shot the 16-year-old boy several times after they argued about shoes, police said.

The victim survived and is being treated for non-life-threatening injuries at a hospital. The suspect is in custody.

A police news release did not give further details about the argument. Police continue to investigate.