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Janesville police nab suspected purse-snatcher

Published On: Dec 05 2012 01:42:20 PM CST
Updated On: Dec 05 2012 01:54:09 PM CST
Travis J. Boerschinger

Travis J. Boerschinger

JANESVILLE, Wis. -

An investigation into purse-snatching cases on Janesville’s north side business district has led to the arrest of a Janesville man, according to police.

Travis J. Boerschinger, 26, was arrested Wednesday on suspicion of seven counts of theft from a person and two counts of attempted theft from a person.

Police said the arrests started in early October and occurred at Sam’s Club, Movies 16, America's Best Value Inn, Woodman’s, Boston Store, Walmart and Shopko.

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