Manitowoc Sheriff's Office seeks 2 more suspects in Valders attempted armed robbery

The Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office was still seeking two suspects as of Monday evening from an attempted armed robbery which occurred Wednesday evening, July 7 in Valders.

Suspect Brayton S. Zimmerman has been located, Sheriff Dan Hartwig said, while Chase A.G. Wagoner and Hunter M. Steiner were still at large.

The incident caused injury although details of what transpired were not released.

A press release issued Friday by the Sheriff’s Office asked for help from the public in locating the individuals and added, “Based on the investigation, we do not believe the community is in danger as this was an isolated incident. These subjects should be considered armed and dangerous so do not confront them. Notify your local law enforcement agency if you have seen them or have knowledge of their whereabouts.”

People can remain anonymous by contacting Manitowoc County Crime Stoppers at (920) 683-4466; or add the free P3 app to an Apple or Android phone and add a tip; or visit and submit a tip. People can refer to Manitowoc County Sheriff’s Office case number 2021-05173.

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