Search for suspects: UWM student robbed in Shorewood
SHOREWOOD (WITI) — Shorewood police are calling on the public for help in tracking down two armed suspects who robbed a UW-Milwaukee student on Thursday, May 15th.
The crime took place just after 9:30 p.m. on E. Hampshire Ave. about a half block of campus. The UWM student was walking eastbound on E. Hampshire Ave. when he was approached by the two suspects. Suspect one displayed a black handgun and the victim turned over his cellphone.
The suspects were last seen running southbound in the alley way between N. Cramer St. and N. Oakland Ave. towards E. Kenwood Blvd.
The suspects were described as:
- Suspect 1: Male, black, 19-25yo, 5’6”-5’8”, grey hooded sweatshirt, displaying a black handgun.
- Suspect 2: Male, black, 19-25yo, 5’6”-5’8”, yellow hooded sweatshirt.
The investigation is being handled by the Milwaukee Police Department. You’re urged to call their Tip Line, 414-935-7360, if you have any information about the incident.