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MPD seeks suspects involved in Tuesday arson

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Posted at 7:16 PM, Jun 24, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-25 22:26:52-04

MILWAUKEE — **UPDATE THURSDAY, JUNE 25**

The second suspect, wearing a blue shirt, has been taken into custody. Police are still seeking the first suspect.

The Milwaukee Police Department is seeking suspects involved in an arson incident from Tuesday, police say.

The incident occurred in the 2100 block of N. 40th Street around 5:05 p.m. on Tuesday. The suspects involved in this arson intentionally started a van and home on fire, according to the Milwaukee Police Department.

The first suspect is described as a Black male between the ages of 25 and 30-years-old. He has a thin build, light complexion, and full beard. He has a birthmark on the left side of his neck, and was wearing a black t-shirt, black hooded jacket, dark pants, and black sandals with black socks.

The other suspect involved in the first arson is described as a Black male between the ages of 16 and 19-years-old. He stands between 5'9" and 5'11", and weighs 240 pounds. He was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt and blue jeans.

If you have information regarding these suspects or the arson, please contact the Milwaukee Police Department at (414) 935-7360, or Milwaukee Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS

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