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State troopers arrest Portage bank robbery suspect


JACKSON COUNTY (WKOW) -- Troopers with the Wisconsin State Patrol arrested the person suspected of robbing a bank in Columbia County.

Portage police notified the State Patrol that it was looking for a 2003 black Toyota Corolla that was involved in a bank robbery. Around 3:30 p.m. Thursday, a trooper found the vehicle on eastbound I-94 in Jackson County.

The trooper stopped the car near Black River Falls and the driver was taken into custody.

The suspect was taken to the Jackson County Jail where they will remain until being turned over to the Portage Police Department.

The suspect's name has not been released due to the investigation.

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