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Surveillance footage shows suspects believed responsible for West Allis stabbing

Posted at 3:28 PM, Oct 02, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-02 16:28:47-04

WEST ALLIS — New surveillance footage shows two people believed to be responsible for the stabbing death of 33-year-old Ryan Sorensen on Sept. 15 in West Allis.

West Allis Police and Fire responded to the scene in the 2000 block of South 71st Street at about 2 a.m. Lifesaving measures were attempted, but Sorensen of Onalaska died from his injuries.

Detectives have released updated descriptions of the suspects, who were seen on dark-colored mountain bikes.

The first suspect is described as a 5-foot, 8-inch to 5-9 white or Hispanic male in his 20s with an average build, patchy facial hair and glasses. He was believed to be wearing tan cargo-style shorts, black-hooded sweatshirt with writing on the front, and a small, pink, sparkly backpack.

The second suspect is described as a white female in her 20s with shorter-length blond hair with pink and blue strands worn in a bun. She was last seen wearing tight pants and a black-hooded sweatshirt.

Anyone with information should contact Detective Caleb Porter at 414-302-8076. If you wish to remain anonymous, you can contact the West Allis Crime Stoppers tip line at 414-476-CASH and be eligible for an award up to $2,000.