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Incident Report for Case #2018-370537

Incident Type


Incident Date

09/21/2018 - 12:54 PM


4407 Cottage Grove Rd. (Associated Bank)


A suspect is in custody and is currently being questioned by detectives.


A bank robbery suspect crashed his getaway van while driving fast and recklessly following a failed afternoon holdup at Associated Bank, 4407 Cottage Grove Rd.

The man entered the bank and demanded money, but got spooked and fled with no cash.

A MPD detective spotted the van the suspect was driving. The detective did not pursue the van, but followed in the direction it was heading. The driver spun out of control and crashed near the intersection of Milwaukee St. and Sprecher Rd.

He was taken into custody and is currently being questioned.

Released 09/21/2018 at 2:31 PM by PIO Joel Despain

The location shown is approximate & may not be accurate.