3 years ago

Officers Arrest Suspect in an Armed Robbery after Vehicle Pursuit

Milwaukee Police arrested three armed robbery suspects after a vehicle pursuit.  On Wednesday, October 28th, 2015 at about 8:10 p.m., District 5 officers found a Brown Chevy Equinox, taken in an armed robbery in the area of N. 25th and Center Streets.  A traffic stop was attempted but the vehicle’s driver refused to pull over and fled from the police.

Officers pursued the Chevy to the 4800 block of W. Fond du Lac Avenue.  Three suspects jumped out of the vehicle and it struck a tree.  After a short foot pursuit all three suspects were arrested.

Milwaukee Police arrested a 17-year old male, a 18-year old woman, and a 16-year old juvenile female all from Milwaukee.  The 16- year old female was driving the stolen Chevy is believed to be involved in 6 robberies that happened over the last three days throughout Milwaukee.  She was recently released from GPS monitoring as part of a sentence related to delinquency adjudication for operating an auto without owner’s consent.  The Milwaukee Area Violent Crimes Task Force continues this investigation.  The case will be presented to the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office in the coming days.

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