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Bank Robbery

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Police Arrest Suspected Serial Bank Robber

A man suspected of a multi-state bank robbery spree is caught, after allegedly hitting four banks in North Texas within a month.

CBSDFW.COM–09/06/2012

A Bank of America sign it seen outside a bank branch. (credit: Saul Loeb/AFP/Getty Images)

Brothers Accused Of Robbing Forney Bank Twice

Federal prosecutors announced the indictment of James Robert Cleveland Butler and Johnny Charles Butler. The siblings allegedly held up a bank in Forney last November and again in May.

08/22/2012

Surveillance picture of 'Handsome Bandit'. (credit: Irving Police Dept.)

‘Handsome Guy Bandit’ Pleads Guilty In Federal Court

The man known as the ‘Handsome Guy Bandit’ pled guilty on Tuesday to two charges connected to robbing 11 Texas banks last year, guaranteeing him between 32 years and life in prison.

05/22/2012

Suspected machete bank robber Gregory Deshawn Shelby. (credit: Garland Police Dept.)

Police: Man Robs Dallas Bank With A Machete

A North Texas man successfully, if but for a short time, robbed a bank using a machete as his weapon.

05/01/2012

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Dallas Fires Firefighter Accused Of Bank Robbery

At the time of the robbery earlier this month, Jesus Ventura was already in trouble for allegedly shooting a gun inside a fire station.

04/17/2012

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Dallas Firefighter Arrested For Bank Robbery

A Dallas firefighter, arrested last month for shooting a gun inside a fire station, is in trouble again. Jesus Ventura is facing a federal bank robbery charge and possible additional local charges for the attempted robbery another business.

04/11/2012

A row of jail cells sit empty. (credit: AP Photo)

Jail For Garland Bank Robber Identified By Mom

A 19-year-old from Garland whose mom identified him to the FBI was sentenced to almost five years in jail after pleading guilty to bank robbery.

04/09/2012

Surveillance picture of 'Handsome Bandit'. (credit: Irving Police Dept.)

‘Handsome Bandit’ Pleads Not Guilty In Federal Court

The North Texas man dubbed the Handsome Bandit made a court appearance Thursday. Steven Milam pled not guilty to bank robbery and firearms charges.

02/02/2012

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Police Arrest Suspected ‘Checkbook Bandit’ Bank Robber

North Texas police have captured the man they say is responsible for at least five DeSoto bank robberies. Police had dubbed him the ‘checkbook bandit’.

01/04/2012

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Tarrant County Deputy Cut In Neck By Suspected Bank Robber

A Tarrant County sheriff’s deputy working off-duty as a security officer and a bank robber have both been seriously injured in a confrontation that followed a chase.

12/31/2011

A person fans out $20 bills. (credit: Getty Images/Jay Directo/AFP)

Alleged Robber Uses BB Gun During Lewisville Bank Heist

A man is in jail after a bank robbery and chase ended with a crash in Lewisville. The allegedly incident happened around the lunch hour when the man, armed with what looked like a handgun, demanded money from a teller at a Comerica Bank.

12/08/2011

A row of jail cells sit empty. (credit: AP Photo)

Texas Bank Robber Sentenced 100 Years In Jail

A 48-year-old Dallas man convicted of two armed bank robberies in Central Texas in 2010 has been sentenced to 100 years in prison.

10/27/2011

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