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Man, 20, charged in city bank heist

A 20-year-old Fort Wayne man was charged Wednesday in the Nov. 20 robbery of a Chase Bank branch.

DaJuan Cooper, of the 3600 block of Robinwood Drive, is accused of robbing the Chase Bank at 6704 E. State Blvd.

Police said the robber entered the bank at 10:23 a.m. and gave a note demanding money to a teller. He did not show a weapon. He left on foot with an undisclosed amount of money and headed toward an apartment complex to the north, police said.

Cooper is charged with robbery but has not been arrested.

jcrothers@jg.net

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