5 years ago

MPD Seeking Robbery Suspects

Milwaukee Police are seeking the suspects responsible for an armed robbery that happened at Compcell, located at 3430 W. National Avenue, shortly after 2 p.m. on October 17.

The suspects entered the store with their hoods up to conceal their identity. Suspect #1 walked to the locked employee door that leads behind the front counter while Suspect #2 approached a customer and pointed a handgun at him. Suspect #1 forced open the employee door and entered the employee area. Suspect #2 then forced the customer into the employee area with Suspect #1. While in the back room the suspects ordered the store owner, an employee, and the customer to get on the floor with their faces down. The suspects then took money from a lock box, several phones, and an iPad from the store. The suspect then fled from the store southbound on S. 35th Street.

Suspect #1 is described as a black male, 20-28 years-old, 5’8″ to 5’9″, 160 to 170 lbs., wearing a hooded sweatshirt and blue jeans.

Suspect #2 is described as a black male, 20-30 years-old, 5’11″ to 6’00″, 160-170 lbs., wearing a dark hooded sweatshirt, dark pants, and black gym shoes with a white “Nike” logo.

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

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