Hunt for Hanson Bank Robber Still Ongoing



     THE HOPKINS COUNTY SHERIFF’S DEPARTMENT IS ON THE HUNT FOR THE MAN BEHIND THE BOMB THREAT YESTERDAY AT THE U.S. BANK BRANCH IN HANSON.  YESTERDAY MORNING, A MAN CALLED AND SAID HE WOULD DETONATE AN EXPLOSIVE IF 10-THOUSAND IN CASH WAS NOT PUT INTO A CAR IN FRONT OF THE BANK.  THE MONEY WAS PUT IN, THE MAN RETRIEVED IT AND TOOK OFF IN A DARK S.U.V.  A BOMB ROBOT WAS CALLED IN TO DETONATE THE SUSPICIOUS PACKAGES.  THOSE WERE LATER DETERMINED TO HAVE FAKE EXPLOSIVES IN THEM.

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Locations : Hopkins County
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