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Monday, October 20, 2014

Two bank robberies in LR; one suspected by a repeat robber

Posted By on Mon, Oct 20, 2014 at 1:34 PM

click to enlarge SUSPECT: Surveillance photo taken during robbery and car believed used for getaway.
  • SUSPECT: Surveillance photo taken during robbery and car believed used for getaway.

Police say a man who gave a plastic bag to a teller and ordered it filled with cash robbed the U.S. Bank branch at 11402 W. Markham shortly after noon today. The suspect is believed to be the same man who robbed another U.S. Bank branch last Wednesday.

UPDATE: The police report a second branch bank robbery shortly after 2 p.m. A woman robbed the Arvest Bank at 11331 Arcade Drive. The robber claimed to have a bomb strapped to her body.

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