Armed Robbery- Corner of Locust and Stowell

On June 4, 2014, at about 1:00pm, an armed robbery occurred off campus on the northeast corner of Locust and Stowell.  A UWM staff member walking was approached by two subjects from behind.  One of the subjects displayed a black handgun and demanded personal belongings.   The suspects obtained the victim’s property and were last seen walking westbound on Locust.

The suspects are described as:

Suspect 1: Male, black, 18 years old, wearing a dark jacket, blue and grey striped shirt underneath, and jeans; displayed a black handgun

Suspect 2: Male, black, 18 years old, wearing a black jacket and black stocking cap

The Milwaukee Police Department is investigating.  Please call their Tip Line, (414) 935-7360, if you have any information about the incident.

Please report suspicious activity to the UWM Police Department at 414-229-4627.