5 years ago

MPD Seeking Information on Scrap Metal Thieves

The Milwaukee Police Department is seeking information on the identity of the suspects responsible for the May 19, 2013 theft of scrap metal that happened between 8:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. at a business in the 6000 block of N. 60th Street.

The suspects drove up to the gate in a black Chevy pick-up truck, crawled under the fence and cut the lock on the gate. They then drove the truck into the yard and loaded it with various pieces of metal, including lawn mowers, a metal shelving unit, a metal rack, and other items. The suspects then drove from the yard with the stolen items and retuned three subsequent times to reload the truck.

Suspect #1 is a black male, 5’8″ to 6’0″, 220 to 240 lbs., black hair, medium complexion, wearing a tan hooded sweatshirt, a dark blue shirt, blue jeans, white tennis shoes and brown gloves.

Suspect #2 is a black male, 220-240 lbs., possibly bald, light complexion, wearing a white baseball cap, a white hooded sweatshirt, a tan, purple and white shirt, jeans and tan work boots.

Suspect #3 is driving the truck and can only be described as black, heavy build, wearing a red short sleeve shirt.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.

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