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Milwaukee Police investigating armed robbery near Oakland and Locust

Posted at 9:46 PM, May 26, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-26 22:46:14-04

The Milwaukee Police Department is looking for help identifying a suspect wanted for an armed robbery that occurred early Saturday morning.

Investigators responded to the Walgreens near Oakland and Locust about 12:30 a.m. Saturday after a man entered the store demanding property.

Police said that the suspect implied that he had a weapon before removing property from the business, making the crime an armed robbery. The man is described as an African-American male, 5’10” – 6’ and 250 pounds. He was last seen wearing a red long sleeve shirt with black sleeves, dark blue jeans, white shoes and a N95 style mask.

If you recognize the suspect, the Milwaukee Police Department would like to hear from you. Click here to submit an anonymous tip to investigators or call (414) 935-7272.

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