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Temple police arrest bank robbery suspect

Posted at 1:54 PM, Feb 22, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-25 11:33:19-05

TEMPLE, TX — Temple police arrested a man accused of robbing a bank on Wednesday afternoon.

Police said 49-year-old Ronnie Tanner was arrested for the robbery the Wells Fargo on S. 31st Street.

According to the federal complaint, Tanner, of San Diego, California, stole about $4,000 from the bank.

He was arrested on Feb. 21 at the Red Roof Inn in Temple and placed in federal custody.

A hearing for Tanner has been scheduled for March 4 in Waco. He faces up to 20 years in prison if convicted.

This is an ongoing investigation.