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Odessa bank robbery suspect arrested by authorities

George Heigel (Source: Ector County Detention Center) George Heigel (Source: Ector County Detention Center)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

An arrest has been made in connection with a bank robbery that occurred on Monday afternoon.

Police said George Heigel, 60, has been charged with robbery and possession of marijuana.

According to the report, several tips were received by police that Heigel was the suspect and he was staying at Motel 6 Motel.

We're told Heigel was later interviewed by Odessa police detectives on Wednesday and admitted to the robbery.

The robbery happened just after 3:45 p.m. at Commercial State Bank, located at 3018 Kermit Highway.

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