Man arrested in Rice Lake bank robbery

RICE LAKE, Wis. (WEAU)-- A man is in custody after a bank robbery in Rice Lake Wednesday afternoon.

The Rice Lake Police Department says it happened at the Sterling Bank around 12:30 p.m.

Officers say a 19-year-old man showed a handgun, demanded money, and ran off with some cash, but was caught within minutes. He was taken to the jail and no one was hurt.

The man's name hasn't been released.

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