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Curry County bank robbers caught

Curry County, NM - Authorities say three men and a woman, all from Tucumcari, have been arrested after allegedly robbing a bank in Melrose.
 
Curry County Sheriff's Office officials say the four people, armed with a pellet gun, a machete and a baseball bat, robbed the American Heritage Bank of an undisclosed amount of cash Monday morning.

They then fled in a vehicle and were followed by the bank's branch manager.

Marcos Maesta, Patrick Quintana, Juana Griego and Santos Preciado, who range in age from 18 to 24, have been returned to Curry County and booked into the detention center on charges of armed robbery, conspiracy and tampering with evidence.

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