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Arrest made in Horizon Bank armed robbery investigation

West Lafayette police arrested 27-year-old Michael Mitchell for armed robbery with a deadly weapon.

Posted: Jul. 9, 2018 4:19 AM
Updated: Jul. 9, 2018 9:15 AM

WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. (WLFI) — Police in West Lafayette made an arrest in the Horizon bank armed robbery investigation.

Related: Search continues for man who robbed Horizon Bank

27-year-old Michael Mitchell was arrested around 3 a.m. Monday for armed robbery with a deadly weapon. He is accused of robbing the Horizon Bank on Northwestern Avenue on June 12.

Related: Police release more photos of Horizon Bank robbery suspect

Mitchell was a passenger in a car that was pulled over on Sagamore Parkway Monday morning.

Mitchell was charged for an armed robbery of an IFCU with two other men in 2014. He was found not guilty by a jury. The other two suspects were both sentenced to at least 10 years in prison.

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