Safety Update: Suspect in recent burglaries arrested

The Marquette University Police Department has arrested a non-Marquette affiliated suspect in the recent string of burglaries at unsecured residences near campus. The suspect, who has been connected to the recent incidents near campus, has confessed. The individual remains in custody and charges are pending with the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.

The university is grateful to MUPD for its thorough and professional work in keeping our campus and the surrounding areas safe, and for the vigilance of our students, faculty and staff in reporting suspicious information immediately. If you observe any suspicious behavior or fear for your safety at any time, contact MUPD at (414) 288-1911 or through the mobile blue light feature on the Eagle Eye app.