Sign of the Times: Bicycle Drive-By Shooting

We here at have long been advocates of commuting by bike and anything to reduce pollution and to save on now-exorbitant gasoline costs. Not sure what to make of this bit of news from Milwaukee, today… Is it progress?

Milwaukee Police Investigate Bike-By Shooting
By Jon Byman

Milwaukee Police are investigating a case in which a suspect claims he was shot while sitting on his porch. The man claims someone fired the shots while riding by his home on a bicycle.

It happened in the 2700 block of north 34th a little after 9 on Thursday night.

The victim is expected to recover. Police say they have had contact with the victim in the past.

h/t Fark