Brown Deer police investigating teenager's death

July 8, 2011

Brown Deer Police are investigating the death of a 17-year-old girl that has been deemed suspicious by officials.

In a news release, Police Chief Steven Rinzel said his department, as well as the North Shore Fire Department, responded to a report of an unresponsive person in the 4000 block of West Fountain Avenue at 1:10 a.m. Friday.

Rinzel said NSFD personnel made life-saving attempts on the girl, but were unsuccessful. The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's office was subsequently called to the scene and has been scheduled to perform an autopsy today.

A cause of death has yet to be determined.

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