Bank robbery suspect arrested in Jackson County

(WEAU) - A bank robbery suspect was tracked down by a state trooper in Jackson County Thursday afternoon.

The State Patrol says the suspect was wanted in connection with a bank robbery that happened on Wednesday in Portage. It says around 3:30 p.m., the trooper spotted the suspect’s car on I-94 and pulled the person over about 2 miles east of Black River Falls.

The State Patrol says the suspect was arrested without incident and was taken to the Jackson County Jail.