Suspected thief struck and killed in Milwaukee

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WAUKEE (AP) -- A suspected thief has been struck and killed by an SUV west of downtown Milwaukee.

Police say 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 say 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.