Police: 75-year-old Milwaukee man shoots, kills suspected robber

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A 75-year-old man is in police custody, accused of shooting and killing a woman who may have been trying to rob him.

Police responded to a call of a shooting near North 12th Street and West Finn Place around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday and found the woman with gunshot wounds. She died at the scene.

Investigators believe robbery was the motive behind the shooting but are still investigating.

Police said the 75-year-old man is OK.

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