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Man suspected in 11 robberies in 6 states

September 11, 2009 2:46:13 PM PDT
A new surveillance picture may lead police to the arrest of one of the nation's most prolific bank robbers.The picture was taken at the latest hold-up in downstate Caseyville, which is near St. Louis.

The FBI claims the photo shows Chad Schaffner, a convicted armed robber who was released from jail last December. He's suspected in at least 11 bank robberies in six states over the past four months.

A surveillance camera got the picture during a hold-up at a UMB Bank in Caseyville on Wednesday.

Schaffner is considered armed and extremely dangerous.


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