Butler police seek 5 suspects after home burglary, auto theft

BUTLER, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Butler police are investigating several entries to autos  an auto theft, and a burglary that happened on Wednesday, May 26 between 3:30 a.m. and 4:30 a.m.

Police say it happened in the areas of Stark and 128th, and 132nd and Cameron.

The suspects were able to enter a car, open the garage door, and enter the home. The suspects located keys for a 2021 blue KIA Saltos with a white top with a Wisconsin plate "144-LWN" inside the home and stole the car. The vehicle is yet to be recovered.

The same suspect vehicle and suspects were seen at a different location in the village. The suspects broke into another vehicle and obtained two purses, money, credit cards, and other items of value. Police say one of the suspects used one of the stolen credit cards at a local Walmart on Silver Spring Drive in Milwaukee.

Police say officers were able to obtain surveillance footage of the suspects at Walmart. However, four out of the five suspects were wearing face masks.

The Village of Butler is asking for the public’s help in identifying the pictured individuals. Anyone with information, similar incidents or that recognizes the pictured individual please contact the Village of Butler Police Department – Officer Knapp at 262-781-2431 Ext. 1109 or our dispatch center at 262-446-5070.

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