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Milwaukee Police looking for suspects caught stealing packages from USPS vehicle [VIDEO]

Posted at 4:53 PM, Dec 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-12-06 19:10:08-05

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department is looking for two suspects accused of going into a United States Postal Service vehicle and stealing packages.

Police say this happened shortly at around 10:15 a.m. Thursday in the 1500 block of West Lloyd Street. The USPS vehicle was locked at the time.

Officers say the vehicle is involved in "multiple incidents in the same method of operation." The suspects park near unoccupied USPS vehicles and break into them while the mail carrier is on foot delivering mail. Multiple packages have been taken.

Police say the vehicle involved in the package thefts is a tan Dodge Caravan, mid to early 2000 model, with dark tinted windows.

If you have any information regarding the suspects, this vehicle, or these incidents, call Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7360. You can also call Milwaukee Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS to receive a cash reward of up to $1,000 if your tip leads to the arrest of the suspects.