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Suspects arrested, shelter in place lifted in Bayside after incident near County Line Road and I-43

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Posted at 5:34 AM, Jun 17, 2021
and last updated 2021-06-17 10:59:38-04

Two suspects have been arrested after an early Thursday morning manhunt in Bayside.

Residents of Bayside were being asked to shelter in place as law enforcement officials searched for two suspects who ran into the wooded area near County Line Road and I-43, police say.

According to the DEA, a federal drug investigation was underway in the area when two suspects ran.

The suspects were arrested and drug charges are pending.

Village of Bayside police says numerous law enforcement agencies were searching for the two suspects, who were described as armed and dangerous.

As of 8:30 a.m., the shelter in place was lifted.

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Bayside police said the area is safe, but if any resident feels unsafe, to contact officials at the non-emergency number (414) 351-9900.

Residents asked to shelter in place as police search for 2 suspects near County Line Road and I-43

Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office, the DEA, FBI, U.S. Marshals, West Allis police, Mequon police, and several other agencies were involved in the search.

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