OSHO, Wis. (WFRV) – The Oshkosh Police Department is currently investigating a robbery at a local business in the 2000 Block of Witzel Avenue. The robbery happened around 14:00 on Friday.
According to a release, officers received information that a person was entering several businesses in the area and demanding money while pretending to have a gun.
The person took an unknown amount of money from one of the businesses and left the scene. The suspect also attempted to steal a vehicle with the threat of force
Officers were able to locate the suspect around 2:20 p.m. and took a 28-year-old man into custody. The Oshkosh police were able to recover the amount of unlaundered money that the robber stole.
According to the officers, the person has been identified and they suspect that this was an isolated incident. The public is not believed to be in danger at this time and the department is not looking for any additional suspects.
If anyone has any information about the robbery, they are asked to contact the Oshkosh Police Department at 920-236-5700.
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