PUBLIC SAFETY ALERT – Sunday, February 16, 2014

At approximately 9:26a.m., the Department of Public Safety was informed by the Milwaukee Police Department that an attempted strongarm robbery took place at 9:04 a.m. on the third floor of the Aurora Sinai Medical Center parking structure, located in the 800 block of North 12th Street. Shortly after the incident occurred, DPS located and detained the suspect, and the Milwaukee Police Department took the suspect into custody.​ The victim, who is not affiliated with Marquette, was approached by a male suspect who attempted to remove the victim's purse. The suspect did not display a weapon and fled on foot in an unknown direction. The victim was not physically injured and did not seek medical treatment.

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