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Man's body found by bank customer The body of an unidentified white man, found near a shopping cart full of aluminum cans, was discovered Sunday night. The man...
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Bank customer aids in suspect's capture

Jeffrey Bachelder says he knew something wasn't right.
Bank customer wanted change, got surprise

ATHENS, Ga. - A man leaving a bank was ordered to the ground when police mistook him for a robber during a false alarm, according to an Athens-Clarke police report.Officers arrived at Athens First Bank, 310 Alps Road, about 4 p.m. Friday, after the manager reported the branch was being robbed, police said.When a man matching the description of the robber left the branch, police ordered him to the ground at the point of a shotgun but quickly realized the manager had made a mistake, according to the report.
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Ex-reporter told police he's broke

...job at the newspaper in May. Savannah police say a bank customer tackled Mr. Lowery after he walked into a BankSouth...those women. I just couldn't let them get hurt," bank customer Harry Gloss said of tackling Mr. Lowery during the...
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Bank robbed in Martinez

...stolen bag of money seconds after he exited the bank when a dye pack exploded on him. A worker in a nearby office and a bank customer chased the man on foot, but he was able to elude them in a truck. Investigators were on the scene quickly and had...
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...his belt and demanded money, said William Kirkconnell, the FBI's supervisory senior special agent in Savannah. A bank customer restrained him until police arrived, Agent Kirkconnell said, and Mr. Lowery was "seriously injured." Mr. Lowery...
Georgia gives ex-bank exec 10 years

...guilty pleas for bank customers who were also involved in various side deals.One plot involved Joseph Penick Jr., a bank customer who authorities say received loans from Jones to buy tracts of land in north Georgia. Jones then financed transactions...
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FDIC sues ex-directors of troubled failed Atlanta bank

...making false statements to investigators in connection with kickbacks he paid Lawrence. And Brent Merriell, another bank customer, was sentenced to three years in prison for making false statements to investigators regarding short-sales of Omni-funded...
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...walking into the branch around 10:16 a.m. He says at one point a suspect pointed a gun directly at the head of a bank customer. He says both the suspects escaped with an undisclosed amount of money. He says they left the building on foot and...
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