Teen arrested in Milwaukee Electric and Tool burglary

Sept. 19, 2011

A 16-year-old Milwaukee boy has been arrested for burglarizing Milwaukee Electric and Tool, 12905 W. Lisbon Road, according to city of Brookfield police.

According to the police report:

Police were called to Milwaukee Electric and Tool at 7:48 a.m. Sept. 12 because a window on the east side of the building had been smashed and items from inside taken.

Scrap wire and five power tools were taken. Loss is estimated at more than $3,400.

The 16-year-old boy was arrested after Brookfield police learned that Wauwatosa police identified numerous people in a vehicle full of scrap copper wire Sept. 12.

Investigation into the case continues.

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