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Two men are arrested in connection with a Pike County bank robbery

A Pike County bank robbery has ended with two men now behind bars.

The robbery of the US Bank in Meta near Pikeville occurred on Friday at 3 p.m. Anthony Roberts, age 28 of Pikeville, and John Puett, age 29 of Dorton reportedly entered the business with a firearm and demanded cash. The two fled the scene on foot and were later arrested.

Both were taken to the Pike County Detention Center and were charged with one count each of first degree robbery.

Filed under: Pike Co. | Arrests | Police investigate | Robbery


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