Man Arrested In Connection With The Robbery At Upscale Resale

A man is in custody on felony robbery charges connected to last week's incident at Upscale Resale. 41-year-old Simon Francis, Jr. was arrested at about 11:00 a.m. Tuesday in the 4100 block of Faith Road.

On Monday, August 9th at 4:10 p.m., the Wichita Falls Police Department responded to the clothing store after a man had assaulted two female employees. A 56 year old woman had been choked and thrown to the ground. A 54 year old woman had been punched in the face. Both victims were treated at the scene by ambulance staff before being driven to Kell West Hospital by private vehicle. An undetermined amount of cash was taken from the cash register.

Upscale Resale closed its doors following the attack. They just reopened Monday.