Joseph W. Prouse Jr. was arrested by the Milford Police
on the evening of 2/8/2017. Prouse Jr. was taken into custody after Milford Police received information that Prouse Jr. may be in the area of the double digit block of SE Front St. Upon arriving to that area police located Prouse Jr. and took him into custody without incident. Prouse Jr. was charged with one count of Robbery 1st Degree. He was committed to SCI in default of $20,000.00 secured bond. Prouse Jr. also had active capiases out of KCCP.
Update- Suspect Positively Identified 2/8/2017
Released by: Det. John Horsman
Moments after the the video and photographed was released to social media, the Milford Police Department received several tips naming the suspect as Joseph W. Prouse Jr. a 23 year old male, from Milford. Prouse is homeless and last known to be staying in the Milford area. The Milford Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in locating Prouse.