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Man wanted for Taco Bell robbery on 76th and Appleton

Posted at 11:26 AM, Feb 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-18 12:37:20-05

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department needs your help identifying a suspect wanted for robbing the Taco Bell near 76th and Appleton Avenue.

It happened shortly after 8:30 p.m. Feb. 13.

The suspect is described as a black male, 20-25 years of age, 5 feet, 7 inches to 5-8, with a medium complexion. He was last seen wearing an Under Armour gray jogging suit, a black mask over his face and black shoes with white trim. He was armed with a black semi-automatic pistol.

Police say the suspect entered the Taco Bell, walked behind the counter to the cash register and pointed a gun at the employees working the food line. He then pushed the employees to the back of the store, took the money and fled.

The suspect is believed to be same person involved in another robbery at the same restaurant on Dec. 29.

If you have any information, please call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.