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Bank robbery suspect behind bars

John Washburn (Source: LMDC) John Washburn (Source: LMDC)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - Tips from the community helped Metro police track down a suspected bank robber.

According to investigators, John Washburn, 21, walked into a PNC Bank, located on Preston Highway, on Wednesday and handed the teller a note stating he had a weapon and demanded money.

Officers said he still have the money from the bank in his pockets when he was arrested.

Washburn is charged with robbery.

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