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Pierce County Bank Robber Arrested For 8th OWI

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 at 6:57 am

Deputies have arrested a suspect who they say robbed a bank in Pierce County. Law enforcement officers were able to track down 48-year-old Denton Ewers in his vehicle and arrested him for 8th offense OWI.

The Pierce County Sheriff’s Department says Ewers was arrested Friday after it was notified of a bank robbery at the First Bank of Baldwin-Plum City branch.

Deputies say Ewers fled the bank with an undisclosed amount of cash just before 6 p.m. Friday.

The bank robbery is being investigated by the Pierce County Sheriff’s Department and the FBI.

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