WAUPACA, WI (WTAQ) - Waupaca police have arrested a suspect after a robbery and two attempted robberies Thursday in the county.
Police were first called to the Grand Seasons Hotel at 110 Grand Season Drive in Waupaca just after 3 a.m. A female had walked up to the front desk and demanded money. She did not display a weapon, but indicated she had one.
Then, just after 10 a.m., sheriff’s deputies say they were called to Primrose Gardens and Gifts in Manawa. A robber matching the description from the earlier attempted robbery had gone in and demanded money. After she left, the business owner got a picture of her license plate.
Then, at around 10:25, police were called to Feminine Touch at 103 North Western Avenue in Waupaca. The clerk told officers that a female walked in and tied her up. The robber left the store with an undetermined amount of cash and the store phone.
Police say an officer then saw the suspect’s vehicle pulling into a Hardee’s restaurant. Officers stopped the vehicle and arrested a 34-year-old woman.
The case is still under investigation.