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UPDATE: Northern Wisconsin armed robbery suspect captured

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THURSDAY 8/26/2021 9:42 a.m.

AURORA, Wis. (WFRV) – A man who was considered armed dangerous has been captured for his suspected involvement in an armed robbery.

According to the Florence County Sheriff’s Office, 42-year-old Joshua Pietrantonio was captured.

There was no information on when or where Pietrantonio was captured.

Local 5 will continue to update this story as more information is released.

ORIGINAL: Suspect in armed robbery of a northern WI liquor store identified, considered armed and dangerous

TUESDAY 7/27/2021 9:25 a.m.

AURORA, Wis. (WFRV) – An armed robbery suspect who is considered armed and dangerous has been identified by the Florence County Sheriff’s Office.

According to authorities, on July 22 around 9:00 p.m., a 9-1-1 call was received regarding an armed robbery at Tom and Jo’s Liquor in Aurora. Florence County Sheriff’s Office identified the suspect as 42-year-old Joshua Pietrantonio.

Pietrantonio is described as 5’10” tall and anyone with information is asked to call local authorities immediately.

There was no information given on Pietrantonio’s potential whereabouts, or if there are any other suspects.

Local 5 will update this story as more information is released.

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