Bank Robbery reported in Gold Canyon

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(Gold Canyon, AZ) This morning at 9:38 a.m. a bank robbery occurred at the “Wells Fargo Bank” located at 6607 S. Kings Ranch Road in Gold Canyon.

During the robbery, a firearm was displayed by the suspect and fired inside of the bank. Nobody was injured. After obtaining an undisclosed amount of currency, the suspect fled in a white Ford Ranger.

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office received the 9-1-1 call within two minutes of the time the suspect fled. A patrol deputy located a possible suspect vehicle and conducted a high risk stop on it.

The two bank robbery suspects were taken into custody without incident.

The Pinal County Sheriff’s Office will be assisting the FBI during this investigation as the suspects are likely tied to additional bank robbery cases.

Any additional information related to the investigation will need to come from Manuel Johnson who is the Public Information Officer for the FBI.

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