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Armed robbery suspect arrested by police

YUMA, Ariz. - Update:

Yuma Police have arrested a man for the armed robbery that happened Thursday. On Thursday at 10:00 p.m. police located 29-year-old Richard Weigelt who was found off 24th street and arrested for the incident. He's set to appear in court today. We have a reporter on this story and will continue to update you as we learn more information.

 

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An armed robbery was reported at the National Bank of Arizona located at 2415 S. Avenue A around 4:00 p.m. Thursday. 

According to Yuma police, the male suspect verbally stated that he had a gun with him and demanded money. The suspect fled on foot prior to YPD arriving at the scene.

The suspect is described as a white male, late 20s early 30s, about 5’10”, weighing approximately 160-180 pounds with light brown hair, a mustache, and goatee. 

 

There were no injuries reported.

The Yuma Police Department encourages anyone with any information about this case to please call Detective Montana at (928) 373-4782 or 78-Crime at (928) 782-7463 to remain anonymous.


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