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Milwaukee Police looking for man wanted in two armed robberies at garden shop

Posted at 8:32 AM, Dec 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-12-20 13:51:54-05

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee Police are asking for the public’s help in identifying a suspect in two recent armed robberies at Southside Gardens -- a flower and garden shop. 

Police believe the same suspect is responsible for an armed robbery around 5:35 p.m. on November 8 and another armed robbery on December 13 around 5:30 p.m.
In the November incident, the suspect entered the business, displayed a gun and a demand note, and obtained money before fleeing.  In the December incident, the suspect entered the business with a demand note and obtained money before fleeing. 
The suspect is described by police as a white male, 5’6” tall, and around 160 pounds.  

In the November incident, he was wearing a dark-colored mask, a blue ski jacket with a design on the back, blue sweatpants, and blue latex gloves. 
In the December incident, the suspect was last seen wearing a black/dark blue knit cap, a black facemask, a dark colored winter jacket and black snow pants. 
Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.