On January 7, 2015 at about 1:30pm, the SMPD received a call of an armed robbery which had just occurred at Walmart located at 222 N. Chicago Ave in South Milwaukee. A male suspect fled the store on foot prior to police arrival. Subsequent investigation revealed that nothing of value was taken, although a firearm was displayed. The area was checked with several officers including officers from the Cudahy PD, and a K9 unit from Franklin PD with negative results. The suspect is described as a white male, approximately 6’3, thin build, unk age, wearing a tan mask up to his nose, blue jeans, a brown coat, red hoodie, white tennis shoes (possible Nike brand), and displayed a black handgun in his left hand as he approached the service counter. Subject fled on foot southbound from the store and then westbound on the south side of the building. Anyone having information on this suspect is asked to contact the South Milwaukee Police Department at 768-8060. Case officer is PO Darrell Mussatti 8am-4pm.
I’ll keep you posted. And thanks to our police department for their hard work in tracking this guy down.