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Ogden Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested in St. George Just Hours After the Heist

ST. GEORGE POLICE ARRESTED A SUSPECTED OGDEN BANK ROBBER, EARLY WEDNESDAY MORNING, ABOARD A GREYHOUND BUS, BOUND FOR LAS VEGAS.

SOUTHERN UTAH AUTHORITIES INTERCEPTED THE BUS -- AFTER RECEIVING A TIP FROM OGDEN POLICE -- ARRESTING 29-YEAR-OLD CHRIS PEEK, OF CALIFORNIA.

HE'S SUSPECTED IN THE ROBBERY OF A WELLS FARGO BANK, IN OGDEN... KNOCKED OVER JUST TEN HOURS BEFORE THE ARREST.

POLICE SAY PEEK PASSED A NOTE TO A TELLER, DEMANDING MONEY.

ST. GEORGE DETECTIVES SAY HE WAS IN POSSESSION OF SOME MONEY ON THE BUS, WHICH THEY BELIEVE CAN EASILY BE LINKED TO THE ROBBERY.

PEEK IS NOW IN THE WASHINGTON COUNTY JAIL.

 

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