31-year-old Cory C. Scheidegger of Janesville (L), and 25-year-old Craig W. Champion of South Beloit (R)

Janesville Police Arrest Pair of Suspected Purse Snatchers



Janesville police arrest a pair of Rock County men in connection with a purse snatching that occurred at Riley's Sports Bar and Grill last week.

Two men entered the bar on the 200 block of West Milwaukee Street last Tuesday and one of them stole a purse off of a table top.

Some patrons at the bar chased one of the suspect but were unable to catch him.

According to a news release from Janesville Police, after reviewing video surveillance of the incident, they were able to arrest 31-year-old Cory C. Scheidegger of Janesville on suspicion of theft from an elderly person, and and 25-year-old Craig W. Champion of South Beloit on suspicion of party to the crime of theft from an elderly person.


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Locations : JanesvilleRock County
People : Cory C. ScheideggerCraig W. Champion
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