MPD: 2 wanted for armed robbery near 12th and Historic Mitchell
MILWAUKEE (CBS 58) -- The Milwaukee Police Department is asking for the public's help to identify and locate two suspects wanted in a strong-arm robbery that happened near 12th and Historic Mitchell on Aug. 11.
Police say the suspects entered the store and removed property without paying. When confronted by an employee, the first suspect assaulted the employee. Police say the the suspects then fled in a vehicle.
The first suspect is described by police as an African American man, 30-years-old, and has a thin build. He was last seen wearing a white t-shirt, black pants, and black tennis shoes.
The second suspect is described by police as an African American woman, 30-years-old, and has a heavy build. She was last seen wearing a blue t-shirt that she put on over a white tank top she was originally wearing when she entered the store, as well as multi-colored shorts, and a white Adidas hat.
The suspect vehicle is described as a 2021 Silver Honda civic with damage to the passenger side back bumper.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7222 or Crime Stoppers at (414) 224-TIPS or P3 Tips App.