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Shorewood Police Department
Wednesday October 21st, 2020 :: 08:15 a.m. CDT


Armed Robbery - Occurred on 10/20/20 at approximately 10:10 PM, in the alley between Olive St. and Olsen Ave (4200 block)

An armed robbery was reported on Tuesday 10/20/20 at approximately 10:10 PM. The victim reported that while walking in the alley between Olive St. and Olsen Ave (4200 block), a vehicle pulled up occupied by four persons. One of the occupants got out of the car and, at gunpoint, demanded property. The victim was punched and also reported being "pistol whipped" with the firearm. The victim sustained minor injuries and was treated by the North Shore Fire Department.

The suspect with the firearm was described as a male, black, late teens, wearing a Halloween style mask. The other occupants of the vehicle were described as being black males.

The vehicle involved was described as a small red car.

This same vehicle and suspects(s) may be related in a similar incident in Wauwatosa which took place earlier the same evening.

Anyone who may have seen or heard something suspicious regarding this incident is asked to call the Shorewood Police Department at 414-847-2610.

Shorewood Police Department
4057 N Wilson Dr
Shorewood, WI 53211

Emergency: 9-1-1
Non-emergencies: 414-847-2610

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