Milwaukee Police have four males in custody after a pursuit of a vehicle wanted for robberies of multiple postal workers.
According to police, on Monday, November 6th, at approximately 2:30 p.m., officers were involved in a vehicle pursuit. Officers observed a vehicle wanted in connection to multiple armed robberies of postal workers that occurred on Monday, November 6th, 2023 at approximately 10:19 a.m., on the 3400 block of S. 12th St., and at 11:10 a.m., on the 3200 block of S. 48th St.
During the robberies, armed suspects confronted the victims, a 49-year-old postal worker, and a 33-year-old postal worker, took property, and fled the scene.
The vehicle was spotted on the 3200 block of S. 26th St. Officers initiated a traffic stop on the 2600 block of W. Oklahoma Ave., the driver, an 18-year-old male, refused to stop and a pursuit ensued.
One suspect, a 21-year-old male, exited the vehicle on the 3200 block of S. 26th St. and fled. He was taken into custody on the 3000 block of S. 11th St. The vehicle came to a stop on the 1500 block of N. 30th St., and the driver and 2 occupants, a 21-year-old male, and a 15-year-old male, were taken into custody after a brief foot pursuit.
A semi-automatic handgun with an extended magazine, a (ghost gun) handgun with an extended magazine, and a BB gun rifle were recovered and were placed into evidence. Charges will be reviewed by the Milwaukee County District Attorney’s Office.