MADISON, Wis. - One person was arrested and another is at large after an attempted robbery Friday afternoon in front of West High School, Madison police said.
Officers responded just after 2 p.m. for reports of an attempted strong arm robbery, according to a release.
The 16-year-old victim told police he was beaten up by one boy and another boy went through his pockets, but nothing was stolen.
The 15-year-old boy who went through the victim’s pockets fled the area and is at large.
The 17-year-old boy who beat up the victim was arrested on a tentative charge of physical abuse of child.