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MILWAUKEE (UPI) — Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker proclaimed a state of emergency and activated the National Guard in Milwaukee after violent protests erupted in response to the fatal police shooting of a fleeing suspect.

Walker called for calm after police shot a 23-year-old man who was allegedly armed and fled from a traffic stop. At least 200 angry protesters gathered after the shooting to demand justice for the man, find who was not named. Demonstrators damaged at least two police cars and several businesses including a gas station and an auto parts store.

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