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Man Arrested in Connection With North Reno Bank Robbery

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Police say they've arrested a man accused of robbing a north Reno Bank of America Monday afternoon.

Police say the man walked into the bank on 7th and McCarran around 2:30pm Monday and showed a handgun - which was later discovered to be a toy.

He took an undisclosed amount of cash.

Police say the suspect identified as 42-year-old Matthew Oliver was arrested after leaving out the back door of the bank.

The FBI has since taken over the case - and will soon be taking Oliver into custody.

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