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Williamsport Man Accused of Bank Heist

Posted on: 7:23 am, September 17, 2013, by , updated on: 07:45am, September 17, 2013

WILLIAMSPORT — A man from Williamsport is in trouble with the law for a bank heist near Harrisburg.

Police said Jason Butler, 30, demanded money from a teller at Belco Community Credit Union in Swatara Township Monday morning.

Officers said he got away in a cab, but when troopers began to chase him, he forced the driver out and jumped behind the wheel.

The man from Williamsport was arrested after a chase.

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