UW-Milwaukee student robbed at gunpoint

CREATED May 16, 2014

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MILWAUKEE -- A UW-Milwaukee student was robbed at at gunpoint Thursday evening close to campus.

Shorewood police said the student was walking on E. Hampshire Avenue near Oakland Street when he was approached by two suspects. Suspect one displayed a black handgun and the victim turned over his cellphone.

The victim said the suspects were last seen running southbound in the alley way between N. Cramer Street and N. Oakland Avenue toward E. Kenwood Boulevard.

Suspect one was described as a black male, 19-25-years old and 5’6”-5’8." He was wearing a grey hooded sweatshirt. Suspect two was described as a black male, 19-25-years old and 5’6”-5’8." He was wearing a yellow hooded sweatshirt.

If you have any information, please call Milwaukee police at (414) 935-7360.