A Madison woman was arrested by Portage police Friday in connection with a bank robbery that occurred Wednesday at U.S. Bank, 238 W. Wisconsin St., Portage.

Ka Zaug Vang, 23, was tentatively charged with armed robbery following a police search. Police received several tips regarding Vang's identity and whereabouts after releasing photos of the suspect to the media and posting them on Facebook, according to a press release from the Portage Police Department.

Officers with the Wisconsin State Patrol and the Jackson County Sheriff's Department located the vehicle Vang was driving on I-94 near Black River Falls at around 3:30 p.m. Friday.

Portage police are still investigating the bank robbery. Anyone with additional information is encouraged to contact the department.



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