MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- Milwaukee police are attempting to identify the suspect responsible for the May 7th armed robbery at the Walgreens store located at 2222 W. Capitol Drive.
Police say the suspect entered the store, walked around to the register and waited in line while holding his sweatshirt over his face. When at the counter and by the cashier, he displayed a handgun that was tucked in his waistband and demanded money. The suspect was wearing sunglasses, and during the incident the glasses fell off (glasses were recovered by police) and his face was shown. The money was obtained and the suspect fled on foot from the store.
The suspect is described as a black male, 5’09”, 120 to 140 lbs, slim build, wearing a light gray hooded zip-up sweatshirt (possibly inside out), and black or dark pants.
Anyone with information is asked to call Milwaukee Police at (414) 935-7360.