Racine Avenue bank gets a revised look.
First Federal Bank of Wisconsin recently celebrated the remodel of its Racine Avenue location with a ribbon cutting with the Waukesha County Business Alliance. Located at 1617 E. Racine Ave., Waukesha, First Federal Bank has been a part of Waukesha for over 90 years, providing customers with residential and commercial lending and full service retail banking. For more information, visit http://www.firstfedwisconsin.com.
Suspect is charged in the robbery of First Federal Bank, which took place nearly two years ago.
A 31-year-old Sun Prairie man is facing charges alleging he robbed a Waukesha bank two years ago in downtown Waukesha. Paul E. Tusa was charged in Waukesha County Circuit Court on Monday with one count of robbery with a threat of force. If convicted, he faces up to 15 years in prison and $50,000 in fines. According to the criminal complaint: At 1:45 p.m. April 29, 2010, Tusa walked into First Federal Bank and told an employee he was there to make a deposit. The employee noted he appeared lost in the bank, so she had him sit at her desk and she gave him a deposit slip. Tusa pulled his hands out of his front pockets and he was wearing surgical gloves. He told the employee to hand over all her money, which she then did. Tusa took the money, …