Police say two DPW sanitation workers robbed at gunpoint

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating an armed robbery that occurred Saturday morning, January 11th, involving two Milwaukee Department of Public Works sanitation workers.

Police say it happened shortly after 8:00 a.m. Saturday in an alley in the 3300 block of N. 37th Street.

Police say two sanitation workers were were approached by a suspect who demanded property from the workers.

The suspect, whom police say was armed with a handgun, received money and fled on foot.

The DPW workers reported the crime to police.

No one is in custody in connection with this incident — and the investigation is ongoing.

6 comments

Comments are closed.