MILWAUKEE, Wis. (WFRV) – Over $18,000 in stolen tools from Home Depot were recovered from a storage locker after police officers arrested a suspect wanted for 14 counts of felony retail theft.
According to the Milwaukee Police Department, on Jan. 16 officers arrested a suspect who was wanted for 14 counts of felony retail theft. The victim of the thefts was a Home Depot store.
Home Depot estimated that the suspect was responsible for stealing at least $70,000 in merchandise.
After authorities took the suspect into custody, officers served a search warrant on a rented storage locker. The locker was connected to the suspect and over $18,000 in tools stolen from the Home Depot were recovered.
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