Grand Jury Returns Two Indictments
MADISON, WI (STL.News) A federal grand jury in the Western District of Wisconsin, sitting in Madison, returned the following indictments today. You are advised that a charge is merely an accusation and that a defendant is presumed innocent until and unless proven guilty.
Stoughton Man Charged with Bank Robberies
Todd Templeton, 51, Stoughton, Wisconsin, is charged with committing two bank robberies. The indictment alleges that he robbed the Associated Bank on King Street in Stoughton on February 24, 2021, and that he robbed the Associated Bank on Cottage Grove Road in Madison, Wisconsin on March 3, 2021.
If convicted, Templeton faces a maximum penalty of 20 years in federal prison on each count. The charges against him are the result of an investigation by the Stoughton Police Department, Madison Police Department, and Federal Bureau of Investigation. Assistant U.S. Attorney Corey Stephan is handling the prosecution.
La Crosse Man Charged with Drug & Gun Crimes
Nickolas S. Fitzpatrick, 49, La Crosse, Wisconsin, is charged with possessing 50 grams of more of methamphetamine with the intent to distribute, with possessing a firearm in furtherance of that drug trafficking crime, and with being a felon in possession of a firearm.