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Man arrested in Washington City robbery


WASHINGTON CITY, Utah (ABC4 News) – Washington City police captured a bank robbery suspect.

Police said Michael Roper, 45, of St. George, is suspected for robbing a Chartway Federal Credit Union Thursday afternoon.

Roper allegedly approached a teller demanding money and got away. No weapon was observed by the teller or witnesses. 

According to police, Roper was taken into custody without incident and was booked into the Purgatory Correctional Facility.  

The FBI and surrounding law enforcement agencies assisted in the search for the suspect. 

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