MPD Seeks Bank Robbery Suspect; Mitchell Street Bank 04-21-17

April 26th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a robbery that happened on Friday, April 21st around 10:30 a.m. at Mitchell Street Bank, 1039 W. Historic Mitchell Street. The suspect implied that he had a weapon, demanded and obtained money, then fled the area on foot.

The suspect is described as a black male, 25 to 30 years old, 5’6” to 5’8” tall, medium build, with a beard, wearing a black zip-up hooded sweatshirt, white T-shirt, black pants and black shoes with white soles and red trim.

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

Detectives Investigate April 25th Shooting

April 25th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating a shooting that happened on Tuesday, April 25th, around 4:30 p.m. in the 2500 block of N. 38th Street.  An adult male was shot during circumstances that are still under investigation.  He suffered serious injuries and was driven to the hospital by acquaintances.  The investigation is ongoing and MPD is seeking suspects.

VIDEO: Suspects Wanted in Car Dealership Armed Robbery on Northwest Side

April 25th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are seeking two suspects wanted in connection with an armed robbery at Badger Auto Sales, 5905 W. Appleton Avenue, around 4:05 p.m. on April 17, 2017.

The suspects walked onto the dealership’s lot and approached two victims, who were customers at the business. The suspects, armed with guns, stole cash and other belongings from the victims and fled the scene.

Suspect #1 is described as a black male, between 20-23 years-old, approximately 5’5” tall, 130 pounds, with a thin build, dreadlocks, and a medium complexion. He was last seen wearing a dark blue hooded sweatshirt, blue jeans, and white shoes.

Suspect #2 is described as a black male, between 28-32 years-old, approximately 6’2” tall, and between 250-270 pounds. He has a stocky build, short black hair, and a full bear. He was last seen wearing gold framed tinted glasses, a maroon sweater vest, a white dress shirt, and dark dress pants.

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

Suspect Arrested in Child Abuse Incident

April 25th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are investigating an aggravated child abuse that happened on April 24 in the 2800 block of N. 36th Sreet. The victim of the abuse is a 14-month-old male. He is being treated at a local hospital and is in serious condition. The suspect in the child abuse is the victim’s father, a 28-year-old male. He was arrested on scene; MPD’s Sensitive Crimes Division and Metropolitan Division continue to investigate. This case will be reviewed by the district attorney’s office later this week.

UPDATE: Missing Teenager Found Safe

April 25th, 2017 by milwaukeepolice

Milwaukee Police are asking for the public’s help in locating a critical missing 15-year-old girl, Akia J.L. Harris (B/F, 4/13/2002).

HARRIS was last seen in the 6800 block of W. Clovernook Street, on April 22, 2017, at approximately 7:30 a.m. HARRIS is described as 5’02″ tall, 130 pounds, with black hair, and brown eyes.  She was last seen wearing a True Religion black and white shirt and True Religion black pants.  A picture of HARRIS is below. Anyone with information is asked to call MPD’s Sensitive Crimes Division at 414-935-7405.

UPDATE (4/24/17 at 8:50 p.m.): Ms. Harris has been located and is safe.  Thank you for your help in sharing her information.

 
 
 

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