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Milwaukee police looking for man who threatened cashier with knife

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Posted at 11:55 AM, Dec 03, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-03 12:55:01-05

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police are searching for a man involved in a business armed robbery Monday.

Around 8 a.m. in the 2600 block of West National Avenue, a man entered a business and threatened the cashier with a serrated knife, demanding merchandise, according to police. After getting the merchandise, the man fled.

The suspect is described as a black male with facial hair, 50- to 53-years-old, 5 ft. 9 in. tall and 170 pounds. He was wearing a dark-colored baseball cap, a green hooded sweatshirt under a red jacket with blue and white sleeves, black pants and gray shoes.

If anyone has any information regarding this incident they are asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360 or Milwaukee Crime Stoppers at 414-224-TIPS.