Robbery Charges Filed by Appleton and Grand Chute Police
Investigations into a series of armed robberies occurring in Appleton and Grand Chute have resulted in the referral of a man on multiple counts of armed robbery. The robberies, occurring at four (4) separate businesses within the two communities, occurred in December of 2015 and January of 2016.
Timeline of Robberies:
- On December 30, 2015, at approximately 3:19 PM, the suspect robbed Zza Odyssey Pizzeria in the 3400 block of W. College Avenue in Grand Chute. A handgun was shown to the store personnel during the robbery.
- On January 5, 2016, at approximately 2:00 PM, the suspect robbed Secrets Lingerie in the 600 block of W. Ridgeview Drive in Grand Chute. A handgun was shown to store personnel during the robbery.
- On January 7, 2016, at approximately 2:25 PM, the suspect robbed Cartridge World in the 2600 block of N. Richmond Street in Appleton. A handgun was displayed to the store employee during the robbery.
- On January 11, 2016, at approximately 2:46 PM, the suspect robbed the Family Dollar store in the 800 block of W. Wisconsin Avenue in Appleton. A handgun was shown to store personnel during the robbery.
No one was injured as a result of the robberies.
As a result of collaborative investigations involving the Grand Chute, Green Bay and Appleton Police Departments, Kevin E. Gillispie (M/B, 03/05/64), a resident of Green Bay, has been referred to the Outagamie County District Attorney’s Office on four (4) counts of Armed Robbery. Five (5) additional charges of Armed Robbery, related to a series of robberies in Green Bay, are being pursued in Brown County. Gillispie is currently jailed in Brown County on those charges.
For additional information please contact Sgt. Lund at (920) 832-5509.