Bank robbery

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KNSS News
October 16, 2019 - 9:26 pm
Police and the FBI are investigating a bank robbery in northeast Wichita. It happened around 3:20 p.m. Wednesday at the Fidelity Bank, in the 2100 block of north Bradley Fair, near 21st and Rock Rd. The FBI says a man went into the bank, handed the teller a note demanding money. The suspect said he...
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KNSS News
September 16, 2019 - 8:36 pm
A Fidelity Bank location was robbed by a person who indicated that they had a gun. It happened around 2:40 p.m. Monday afternoon at the bank branch in the 2100 block of North Bradley Fair. Bank employees told officers that a suspect entered the bank and handed a note to a teller indicating that...
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Ted Woodward
July 24, 2019 - 12:08 pm
Police have arrested a 20-year-old man in connection with a bank robbery Tuesday afternoon in the southeast part of Wichita. The suspect was booked into jail on charges of aggravated robbery and making a false police report. On Tuesday afternoon, the INTRUST Bank branch located inside the Dillons...
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July 24, 2019 - 5:37 am
A Leavenworth man was sentenced Tuesday to 154 months in federal prison for armed bank robbery. According to U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister 26-year-old Damon Hammeke of Leavenworth, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of armed bank robbery and one count of brandishing a firearm during a robbery...
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December 26, 2018 - 8:32 pm
The FBI and Wichita Police are looking for a suspect after a bank robbery Wednesday afternoon in Northeast Wichita. Authorities say a man walked into the Sunflower Bank near Webb Road and 21st Street North just before 4:30 and demanded cash. He left the bank with an unknown amount of money and it's...
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October 12, 2018 - 6:44 pm
A man who spent time in federal prison after pleading guilty to robbing a Wichita bank seven years ago, is once again a suspect in a robbery at the same bank. Brent Allen Drees, 50, of Wichita, is charged with one count of bank robbery. They allege Drees walked into the Conway Bank Tuesday, gave...
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Wichita Police Department
October 12, 2018 - 2:19 pm
Wichita police have arrested a 50-year-old male suspect for the Conway Bank robbery downtown. Early Thursday afternoon, investigators received a Crime Stoppers tip from a citizen, leading them to an area on the south side of Wichita; the suspect, Brent Drees, was located and arrested in the 1700...
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September 06, 2018 - 7:12 pm
Authorities say man has been arrested in a Kansas City, Kansas, bank robbery. FBI spokeswoman Bridget Patton says in a news release that the robbery happened around 8:35 a.m. Thursday at the Bank of Labor. Patton says in an email that the robber gave a note to the teller before fleeing with an...
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August 20, 2018 - 8:55 pm
A Kansas man who fled on a bicycle after robbing a bank last year has been sentenced to three years and one month in federal prison. Richard Armenta, 57, of Overland Park, was sentenced Monday for robbing a Capital Federal Savings Bank branch on November 2017. He pleaded guilty in June. Prosecutors...
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July 30, 2018 - 11:34 pm
A Wichita bank was robbed Monday afternoon and the suspect was quickly caught, according to the FBI. The Federal Bureau of Investigation said in an email Monday afternoon the Emprise Bank in the 200 block of N. Broadway was robbed around 3:00 p.m. The Bureau said the robber was a lone man who made...
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