Mayfair Mall shooting: 15-year-old arrested

Lahartosa police have arrested a 15-year-old Milwaukee boy who believes he set fire to the Mayfair Mall on Friday afternoon, Sent eight to hospital.

Police Chief Barry Weber said the suspect was arrested Saturday night and that the shooting was the result of a dispute between two people at the mall.

“We know that there was some kind of reshuffle and that’s when the bullets started flying,” Weber said during a Sunday news conference.

Police said on Friday that witnesses described the shooter as a white man in his 20s or 30s. But Weber described the suspect as a 15-year-old Hispanic boy. His gun was recovered during the arrest.

The four were among those deemed innocent, who suffered fatal injuries during the shooting.

Wauwatta Police Chief Barry Weber addressed the media on Sunday during a press conference at the Wauwattosa Police Department. Weber announced that a 15-year-old boy was arrested Friday afternoon in connection with a shooting at the Mayfair Mall in which eight were injured.

“There were several members of the groups who were injured during this change,” said Wautosa Police Public Information Officer Abbi Pavlik, who was involved in the two groups.

According to Wavetosa police, the teenager was leaving the mall as another patron.

Weber said officers arrived within 30 seconds of the first call to police at 2:49 p.m. The shooting took place near Macy’s on the lower level of the mall.

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