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Crime Stoppers tip leads to arrest of Odessa bank robbery suspect

Gregory Fant (Source: Odessa Police Department) Gregory Fant (Source: Odessa Police Department)
ODESSA, TX (KWES) -

One man has been arrested following a bank robbery earlier this month.

Gregory Fant, 47, is charged with bank robbery.

Back on Dec. 8, Odessa Police along with the FBI were called out to the Prosperity Bank in the 2700 block of North Grandview.

According to the police, the suspect walked into the bank and demanded money from the teller while showing a gun.

Authorities said the suspect got away with an undisclosed amount of money.

We're told through the course of the investigation and as a result of a Crime Stoppers Tip, Fant was identified as the suspect.

Police said Fant was taken into custody on Wednesday night.

Fant is currently behind bars at the Midland County Detention Center.

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