La Crosse armed robbery suspect taken into custody in Illinois

Robert Cobb

A man involved in a 2016 armed robbery in La Crosse has been taken into custody in Winnebago County, Illinois.

According to the City of La Crosse Police Department Facebook page, police were looking for Robert L. Cobb. Cobb had a Department of Corrections Probation Warrant in Wisconsin, and was wanted by the La Crosse Police Department for Armed Robbery. Police say he has been in possession of firearms in the past.


24-year-old Damario Graham is charged with armed robbery as a party to the crime.

Police say Graham entered the Auto Title Loans store on September 20th, showed a semi-automatic pistol, and got away with some cash.

Police say he eventually fled to Rockford, Illinois with 34-year-old Robert Cobb Jr.

Graham was arrested in Rockford and extradited back to La Crosse.

Police are still looking for Cobb Junior.