Update: St. Francis police arrest suspected garage burglar

Updated: 4:35 p.m. on October 4, 2019

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (CBS 58) -- Police have arrested a 30-year-old Milwaukee man suspected of committing several garage burglaries in both St. Francis and Milwaukee. 

The investigation is ongoing, and criminal charges should be issued by the Milwaukee County DA's Office in the coming days.


Posted: 2:58 p.m. on October 2, 2019

ST. FRANCIS, Wis. (CBS 58) -- The St. Francis Police Department is searching for a suspect involved in a string of recent garage burglaries. 

Police say the crimes occurred late Monday evening into the early morning hours on Tuesday. 

The suspect reportedly broke into several garages in the city of Milwaukee and St. Francis, targeting the alley from S. Iowa Ave. (3600-3700 block) west to S. Brust Ave. 

Anyone with home surveillance cameras in the area is asked to check if you may have captured this burglar in your alley or backyard. 

The suspect had distinctive reflectors on the front and back of his shoes, and he was carrying a crowbar. 

Anyone with information is asked to call St. Francis Police at 414-481-2232.

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