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UPDATE: Robbery suspect caught in Moorhead

Tessa Jaksa
Tessa Jaksa(Cass County Jail)
Published: Jul. 19, 2021 at 3:30 PM CDT
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WYNDMERE, N.D. (Valley News Live) - UPDATE: The Moorhead Police Department got a tip from someone who recognized the images of the suspect vehicle from the bank robbery.

The FBI assisted officers with apprehending 43-year-old Tessa Jaksa on Monday. She’s being held in the Cass County Jail pending federal charges.

The funds that were stolen were recovered.

ORIGINAL: The Richland Co. Sheriff’s Office is asking for your help in finding an armed robbery suspect.

Deputies say the female is wanted in a bank robbery that was reported in Wyndmere, North Dakota at Lincoln State Bank. The robbery happened around 10:50 Monday morning after deputies say the woman walked into the bank and showed two bank employees a gun.

Deputies say there were not any customers at the time of the robbery and no was injured.

If you know anything in this case, you are asked to call 701-642-7711 and leave your tip.

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