The Marquette University Police Department and Milwaukee Police Department are investigating the incident below. If you have more information, please contact MUPD immediately at (414) 288-1911.
Incident DetailsIncident types: Armed robbery
Incident location: 14th and State St.
Approximate time: 1:15 a.m.
Victims: One male, no affiliation with Marquette.
Physical injuries: Victim was struck by one of the suspects and was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Two suspects followed the victim into an apartment building, displayed a weapon and struck the victim. They took money and property, then fled on foot. The victim, who is not affiliated with Marquette, was taken to the hospital for treatment.
Description of suspect(s)Suspect 1:
Race and/or ethnicity:
Weight: 140 lbs.
Clothing: Black leather jacket and jeans.
Race and/or ethnicity:
Hair: Black, braided.
Weight: 170 lbs.
Clothing: Light-colored shirt with dark lettering, jeans.
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