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Bank robbery suspect arraigned, tells judge he'd like to be sent home

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It was the public recognition of Edward Joseph Lowen that ultimately led to his arrest on armed robbery charges of the Akeley branch bank last weekend.


Numerous tips from residents and others tipped off Hubbard County authorities to his presence in the area less than a week after $2,500 was taken from First National Bank of Walker's branch. They all recognized him from the bank surveillance photos.

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Sarah Smith
Sarah Smith is the outdoors editor. She covers courts, business and breaking news in addition to outdoors events.
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