Milwaukee Police searching for porch pirate who stole package near 56th and Mill Road

NOW: Milwaukee Police searching for porch pirate who stole package near 56th and Mill Road

Updated: 11:54 p.m. March 15, 2019

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- Milwaukee Police have released more information on the package theft including a description of the suspect. 

The porch package theft victim walked into Milwaukee Police Department's District Four. The victim told police that the suspect stole two packages; one with a value of $50 and the other of $4. 

The victim had a Ring doorbell which showed the suspect taking the package and put them in a silver car with two other people inside.

The suspect who stole the packages is described as a black teen about 16-years-old. He is about 5'8" tall and weighs 130 pounds. He was wearing a grey zip-up hoodie with black, white and red lettering on the front and back of it, grey sweat pants and white shoes with red and black decals on them. 

A second suspect sitting in the back of the car was wearing a white long sleeve shirt, possibly a hoodie.

The video did not capture footage of the driver. 

The suspect's getaway car is described as a silver sedan, possibly a 2019 Nissan Sentra, with damage to the passenger's side rear and front door. The license plate could not be seen.

Milwaukee Police are investigating the theft and looking for the suspects.


Posted: 9:17 p.m. March 14, 2019

MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- A Milwaukee woman is asking the public for help in identifying a porch pirate.

She was able to capture video of the theft with her Ring doorbell.

It happened near 56th and Mill around 3 p.m. on Thursday.

The woman reported the theft to police who are now trying to identify the license plate on the car.

Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police. 

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