PD seeks knife-wielding suspect in robbery

Posted at 11:00 AM, Mar 21, 2016
and last updated 2016-03-21 13:29:18-04

MILWAUKEE -- Do you recognize this man? He was captured on video surveillance before police said he robbed a Walgreens on Milwaukee's south side.

Officials said he walked into the store on 27th Street at approximately 1:30 a.m. on March 17, took several pieces of merchandise and hid them in his waistband.

They said as the suspect tried to leave the store, he was confronted by a security officer when he pulled out a knife and threatened the officer.

The suspect was described as 34-42 years-old, 5’10”-6’ tall and 200-220 pounds. 

If you have any information on this incident, please call Milwaukee police at 414-935-7360.