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MPD is searching for armed robbery suspect

Posted: 12:01 PM, Apr 15, 2019
Updated: 2019-04-15 13:11:37-04
MPD is searching for armed robbery suspect.

MILWAUKEE — The Milwaukee Police Department is seeking the public’s assistance in identifying a suspect wanted for an armed robbery that occurred Saturday,

The robbery occurred at 10:15 a.m. in the 7500 block of West Good Hope Road.

The victim and suspect met on a social media marketplace, where the suspect agreed to purchase an item from the victim, according to the news release.

While at the location, the suspect pointed a firearm at the victim and robbed them of their property and money.

The suspect is described as a 20-year-old black male, 5 feet, 9 inches, 160 pounds, slim build, with long dreadlocks and facial hair.

He was last seen wearing a gray jacket with a hood, a black T-shirt with a design on the front, dark pants and dark shoes.

He was armed with a silver and black handgun and was last seen driving a black four-door Nissan Altima northbound on 76th Street.

If you have any other information, call 414-935-7360.