News: Unity (Bank Robbery - 1929)

Contact: Robert Lipprandt 

Surnames: Reid, Schmidt

----Source: The Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune (Wisconsin Rapids, WI) 10/26/1929

Unity Bank Robber Promptly Sentenced

Unity, Wis., Oct. 26 - But a few hours after William Schmidt, 30, robbed the United State Bank, Unity, Wis., of about $50 yesterday at the point of a gun and was apprehended by students when he attempted to hide in a high school building, he entered a plea of guilty to armed robbery and was sentenced today by Circuit Judge A. H. Reid from 15 to 18 years in the prison at Waupun.



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