Bank robbers strike again - KLTV.com - Tyler, Longview, Jacksonville |ETX News

Bank robbers strike again

JOAQUIN, TEXAS (KLTV) - Authorities believe the two men who robbed a Joaquin bank in early November have robbed a second bank in the same town on Thursday.

According to Sheriff Newton Johnson, two men used a gun to rob the Haslam branch of Texas State Bank at about 1:20 p.m. They then used an employee's vehicle to leave the location. Authorities found the vehicle a short distance away and are investigating the scene.

Johnson said he believes these are the same two men that robbed another Texas State Bank location in Joaquin on Nov. 4.

Copyright 2010 KLTV. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly