Shooting Reported At ‘Sikh Temple of Wisconsin’, Police Cordon Off Surrounding Area
Shooting Reported At Sikh Temple of Wisconsin, Police Cordon Off Surrounding Area
A police dispatcher in Wisconsin says there has been a shooting at a Sikh temple outside of Milwaukee.
Oak Creek Police Department dispatcher Stephanie Uljanec says the shooting took place Sunday morning at the Sikh Temple of Wisconsin but she doesn’t know how many people are shot or if there are fatalities.
There are more than a dozen ambulances parked outside the temple, and police have corralled media and a handful of bystanders to an area near the temple.
Fran McLaughlin, spokeswoman for the Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Department, says a call came in at 10:26 a.m. She says officers are at the scene but she has no other information to report.
Oak Creek is south of Milwaukee along Lake Michigan.