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SUSPECT CHARGED IN DOWNTOWN BANK ROBBERY (UPDATE)

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TWO PEOPLE WERE TAKEN INTO CUSTODY AND ONE HAS BEEN CHARGED FOLLOWING A BANK ROBBERY IN DOWNTOWN SIOUX CITY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

POLICE SAY 35-YEAR OLD RONALD EDWARDS OF SIOUX CITY ENTERED GREAT SOUTHERN BANK AT 4TH AND PIERCE AROUND 3:40PM, MADE THREATENING REMARKS TO THE TELLER AND DEMANDED MONEY.

HE WAS GIVEN AN UNDISCLOSED AMOUNT OF CASH, FLED ON FOOT AND WAS APPREHENDED A SHORT TIME LATER.

EDWARDS HAS BEEN CHARGED WITH FIRST DEGREE ROBBERY AND IS IN CUSTODY IN THE WOODBURY COUNTY JAIL.

A SECOND PERSON QUESTIONED HAS NOT BEEN CHARGED AT THIS TIME.

NO ONE WAS INJURED DURING THE ROBBERY.

Updated 6:05pm 3/31/21

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TWO SUSPECTS ARE IN CUSTODY FACING CHARGES FOLLOWING A BANK ROBBERY IN DOWNTOWN SIOUX CITY WEDNESDAY AFTERNOON.

POLICE TELL KSCJ THAT THE TWO MEN ENTERED GREAT SOUTHERN BANK AT 4TH AND PIERCE AROUND 3:40PM, MADE THREATENING REMARKS TO THE TELLER AND DEMANDED MONEY.

THE MEN WERE GIVEN AN UNDISCLOSED AMOUNT OF CASH, FLED ON FOOT AND WERE APPREHENDED A SHORT TIME LATER.

NO ONE WAS INJURED DURING THE ROBBERY AND THE SUSPECTS WERE BEING QUESTIONED AT POLICE HEADQUARTERS.

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