MPD investigates east side armed robbery and sex assault


by Chris Patterson

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating the armed robbery and sexual assault of a 44-year-old woman on the 2900 block of N. Prospect Ave. around 10:15 p.m. on July 28th.

Police say the woman was walking down the street when she was robbed and sexually assaulted by a man with a handgun. 

Police believe the same suspect robbed a 24-year-old man and a 24-year-old woman on E. Locust St. at 12:58 a.m. on July 28th. Investigators are working to determine if the same suspect is responsible for two July 12th robberies, one the 2400 block of N. Murray and the other on the 2700 block of E. Park Place.



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