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UPDATE: First Federal Bank Held Up By Man In Wheelchair

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By Paul Johnson

Twin Falls, Idaho ( KMVT-TV / KSVT-TV ) -
UPDATE: Police have identified the suspect as 60 year-old Robert Bower.

Police from Twin Falls investigated a bank robbery this Tuesday afternoon. The incident occurred just before 1pm at First Federal at Washington and Falls.
Witnesses described the suspect as an elderly male in a wheelchair. He passed a note to a bank employee but did not display a weapon. The suspect reportedly attempted to leave the bank in a taxi cab.
Police contacted the taxi cab company who contacted the driver. The driver was instructed to take the keys and leave the vehicle. The suspect was arrested while getting in the cab. Police quickly took him into custody.



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