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Police searching for Eunice bank robber

Police searching for Eunice bank robber

EUNICE, La. (AP) — Eunice police are searching for a man who robbed the Basile State Bank.

Police say a man entered the bank Tuesday morning, demanded money and threatened to blow the building up if people did not cooperate.

Authorities say the man claimed to have a bomb strapped to his chest.

Police Chief Ronald Dies the suspect fled the bank on foot, but police are unsure whether he used a vehicle for further escape.

 

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