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Michigan City man sentenced in three bank robberies

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A Michigan City man has been sentenced to more than five years in federal prison after pleading guilty to three counts of bank robbery, the U.S. Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Indiana said.

Jason Cheek, 42, was sentenced to 63 months in prison and two years of supervised release and ordered to pay $15,694 in restitution to the banks involved and $8,584.66 in restitution to a particular bank teller.

“According to documents in this case, between June 5, 2018, and July 31, 2018, Mr. Cheek robbed three banks: two in Michigan City, Ind., and one in Portage, Ind.”

The case was investigated by the FBI and the Portage and Michigan City police departments.


Posted 11/19/2019




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