Appleton Man Arrested

APPLETON – Appleton police have arrested a 20-year-old man for a deadly hit-and-run crash last month.

Police say Robert Joosten, 61, of Little Chute was hit on Nov. 9 by a truck while he was riding his bike near E. Wisconsin Ave. and N. Ballard Rd.

Investigators say the man arrested was driving with a suspended license and has a previous hit-and-run conviction on his record.

Police say tips from the community helped identify the suspect as a person of interest on Nov. 15.

The suspect was arrested in Ripon and is temporarily being held at the Fond du Lac County Jail.

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