Nov. 19, 2017 – Germantown, WI – The photos are of suspects and their vehicle from the November 18, 2017, armed robbery at the GT Vapor store, N112W15800 Mequon Road in Germantown.
Press Release: Sunday, November 19, 2017
Subject: Armed Robbery
On Saturday, November 18, 2017, at approximately 3:16 p.m., an armed robbery occurred at the GT Vapor store located at N112W15800 Mequon Road. Two suspects, one armed with a black handgun, entered the store, confronted a store employee, and took property by force.
Suspect one was a white male, approx. 5’10” tall, medium build, wearing a dark backpack, black coat, mouton-style winter hat with the flaps down, white… shoes, and blue jeans.
Suspect two was a white male, approx.. 6’03” tall, heavy build, gray puffy vest, light gray hoodie, black pants, yellow shoes, dark gloves, dark mask over his face.
The suspects fled the area in a black 2009-2014 Chevy Aveo with minor damage to the front of the car, unknown license plate number. As the suspects were fleeing the area, a GPD officer attempted to use a tire deflation device on the suspect’s vehicle.
The suspects aimed their vehicle towards the officer almost striking him. The officer was not injured. A vehicle pursuit occurred, but was later terminated by Germantown Officers because of the high speeds and the pursuing officer lost sight of the vehicle.
This armed robbery might be related to other robberies that have occurred recently in SE Wisconsin. No further information will be released at this time due to the pending investigation and multiple agencies that are involved.
If anyone has information regarding this incident call the Germantown Police Department 262-253-7780 or the Washington County Law Enforcement Tip Line 1-800-232-0594.