Milwaukee man charged in armed robbery and shooting at Bouchards Clothing Store
Posted: Jun 17, 2015 1:32 PM CDT
Deangelo Garcia shot a 36-year-old male employee during a November 18, 2014 robbery attempt at Bouchards Clothing Store, 2400 N. Martin Luther King Junior Drive. He was indicted on federal counts of robbery and use of a firearm during a crime of violence.
Garcia, a convicted felon, was taken into custody following a joint investigation between Milwaukee Police and the FBI Milwaukee Area Violent Crime Task Force.
Officers from MPD's Neighborhood Task Force Fugitive Apprehension Unit located Garcia and took him into custody following a June 11 traffic stop in the 1800 block of N. 12th Street.
Garcia, initially concealed hid who he was to officers, but following the examination of his fingerprints police were abled to identify Garcia.
Garcia was linked to the robbery after his DNA was found on a piece of evidence left at the crime scene.
Milwaukee Police continue to search for other suspects who may have assisted in the robbery. Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at 414-935-7360.