Suspected thief struck and killed in Milwaukee
MILWAUKEE — A suspected thief has been struck and killed by an SUV west of downtown Milwaukee.
Police said the 45-year-old man was hit after he ran into the street with trash bins over his head. Authorities say he had stolen them from a nearby Walgreens about 3 a.m. Friday.
Police said alcohol was found in the vehicle of the 26-year-old driver who struck the man. They say she stayed on the scene and admitted to drinking. Authorities say she was also driving on a suspended license.
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