Madison man charged in 5 robberies

Police say man targeted businesses

Published On: Apr 02 2013 04:49:56 PM CDT   Updated On: Apr 02 2013 05:39:33 PM CDT
David L. Parker
MADISON, Wis. -

A 46-year-old Madison man has been charged with five counts of robbery following a Madison Police Department investigation.

Madison police said the investigation connected David L. Parker to a crime spree that included the following strong-arm robberies:

According to online Wisconsin Circuit Court Access records, Parker's criminal history includes two prior robbery convictions in Dane County: one in 1987, and a second in 1994.

Following the 1994 conviction for armed robbery, he was sentenced to seven years in prison, according to Madison police.