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Arrest for South Side Bank Robbery

Post Date:08/10/2016 11:06 AM

The Appleton Police Department has identified the individual responsible for the July 13, 2016, robbery of the Horicon Bank.

At approximately 5:01 PM, on the aforementioned date, the Horicon Bank (100 E. Midway Road) was robbed.  The suspect was described as a white male. He did not display a weapon during the incident.  He left the bank on a bike; which was quickly exchanged for a get-away vehicle.

On July 21, 2016, an alert Dane County Sheriff’s Deputy recognized the suspect vehicle and suspect from a statewide alert.  Following a traffic stop, the suspect was taken into custody.  Additional investigation yielded evidence linking the suspect to the robbery.

Kurt A. Windus (M/W, 06/29/79), a resident of Sun Prairie, is currently confined at the Dane County Jail on a Probation Violation.  A charge of Robbery of a Financial Institution is being requested for Windus with the Calumet County District Attorney’s Office.

For additional information please contact Sgt. Lund at (920) 832-5509.

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