17 arrested in operation to curb illegal activity in Milwaukee Co. parks | News
MILWAUKEE (WITI) — The Milwaukee County Sheriff’s Office arrested 17 people in an undercover operation with a goal of curbing and deterring illegal sexual activity in county parks.
The operation came to be after the sheriff’s office received numerous complaints about sexual activity and solicitation in those parks.
Eleven arrests were made in the first two weeks of the sting. The sheriff’s office says four of those, arrested on November 5 in Underwood Park, were still in the booking process at the time of the last news release: Sylvester Crosley, age 46, of Oak Creek, at 11:35 a.m. for Lewd and Lascivious Behavior; and for 4th Degree Sexual Assault: Robert Roblee, age 67, of Wauwatosa, at 12:10 p.m.; Glenn Mielke, age 60, of Wauwatosa, at 1:00 p.m.; and Juan Garcia, age 29, of Cudahy, at 1:35 p.m.
On November 8, in Kletzsch Park, Larry Masters, age 67, of Glendale, was arrested for Lewd and Lascivious Behavior in a picnic area at 12:45 p.m. Masters has one prior arrest in 1979 by MPD for Sex Gratification.
Four more subjects were arrested on November 15. Two arrests were made in Kletzsch Park: Edward Miller, age 52, of West Bend, at 11:15 a.m.; and Jeffrey Sizonen, age 55, of Milwaukee, at 2:00 p.m.; both for 4th Degree Sexual Assault. Sizonen had two prior arrests for Lewd & Lascivious Behavior. Robert Pfeiffer, age 72, of Oak Creek, was arrested in Root River Parkway for 4th degree Sexual Assault at 2:30 p.m. Brian Watson, age 53, of Elm Grove, was arrested in Underwood Parkway for 4th degree Sexual Assault at 3:45 p.m.
On November 18, Roy Hocking, age 66, of Wauwatosa, was arrested at 2:30 p.m. in Underwood Park for 4th Degree Sexual Assault.
All subjects’ vehicles were towed following the arrests.
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