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Kittanning man charged in robbery

| Sunday, September 12, 2010 12:00 a.m

State police have charged a Kittanning man with robbing two banks in Armstrong County.

Police said John Bruner, 32, was arrested after allegedly robbing the Northwest Savings Bank in Franklin Village Mall shortly before 6 p.m. on Friday.

Bruner handed the teller a note demanding all of the money in her drawer, police said. The teller complied, and Bruner fled in a white vehicle, police said.

It was unclear how much Bruner took or how police arrested him.

Police said he also robbed the First National Bank in Rural Valley on Tuesday.

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