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Police release name of Paragould bank robbery suspect

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Robert Turner (Source: Greene County Sheriff's Department) Robert Turner (Source: Greene County Sheriff's Department)

PARAGOULD, AR (KAIT) – The man accused of robbing a Paragould bank appeared in court Friday.

According to Paragould Police, Robert Turner entered the First National Bank on West Court Street and handed a teller a note indicating he was armed with a weapon and demanded money.

The teller handed over the money, and police say Turner then left the bank. He was caught minutes later just down from the bank.

No one was injured.

A judge set Turner's bond at $1,000,000.  

Region 8 News will continue to track this story and will have more details as they become available.

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