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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
Western District of Wisconsin

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, August 15, 2013

Baraboo Man Charged With Bank Robbery

Madison, Wis. - John W. Vaudreuil, United States Attorney for the Western District of Wisconsin, announced the filing of a one-count criminal complaint in U.S. District Court today, charging Chance D. Pagel, 32, Baraboo, Wis., with aiding and abetting aggravated bank robbery of the Wells Fargo Bank in Baraboo on June 6, 2013.  If convicted, Pagel faces a maximum penalty of 25 years in prison.

The charge against Pagel is the result of an investigation conducted by the Baraboo Police Department, Sauk County Sheriff’s Department, and Federal Bureau of Investigation.  The prosecution of this case has been assigned to Assistant U.S. Attorney Peter M. Jarosz.

You are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.

Updated July 14, 2015