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MPD: Suspect on the run after robbing business with a hatchet

Posted at 4:48 PM, Sep 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-21 17:48:48-04

MILWAUKEE — Milwaukee police need your help catching a suspect who allegedly entered a local business with a hatchet and stole property on Sunday.

MPD says the armed robbery happened in the 3300 block of North Oakland Avenue around 8:17 a.m.

Police say the suspect escaped on foot westbound on East Hartford Avenue.

The suspect is described as male, 20-25 years of age, 5’08” and 180 - 200 pounds with a medium build. He was last seen wearing a black hooded sweatshirt, black pants, black shoes and a black mask. He was armed with a hatchet.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7360 or Milwaukee Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS or P3 Tips App.

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