Two men have been arrested and charged with shooting a tow truck driver on Milwaukee's north side, Milwaukee police announced Monday.
Demetrius L. Hewlett, 22, and Justin P. Kraker, 22, were charged with shooting the driver, a 48-year-old West Allis man, Jan. 7 in the 2600 block of N. 36the St., according a police department news release.
According to the release, the victim was shot twice when he went to purchase a car, however his wounds were not life-threatening.
Copies of criminal complaints against Hewlett and Kraker were not available Monday.
According to the Milwaukee County Jail Web site Monday, Kraker was being held on a $35,000 cash bail with charges pending, however the site did not indicate if Hewlett was in custody.
Wednesday, January 13, 2010
Two Arrested In Shooting of WI Tow Truck Driver
Here's the story from the Journal-Sentinel:
Posted by Cyndi Kight, Associate Editor of Towing & Recovery Footnotes at 1:26 AM