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Murfreesboro PD: Bank robbery suspect demands money from teller on coffee filter note

Fox 17 WZTV Nashville

Police in Middle Tennessee arrested a man minutes after he allegedly robbed a bank using a note written on a coffee filter.

According to the Murfreesboro Police Department, 49-year-old Allen Clark showed up to Pinnacle Bank on SE Broad Street around 9:20 a.m. He reportedly handed the teller a note on a coffee filter asking for "money in the drawer."

Police took him into custody less than 10 minutes later. He still had the cash on him. A face mask, jacket and hat had been discarded in a nearby dumpster.


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