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UPDATE: Man accused of stealing restaurant bank bag arrested

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) - Officers in Cedar Falls caught a man accused of taking a bank bag from a restaurant employee at College Square Friday morning.

Cedar Falls Police received a call that an employee from the HuHot had been robbed.

The victim told police that the male robber had a weapon and said he would shoot her if she didn't give him the bank bag.

No weapon was ever displayed or located.

After a short search, officers arrested Larry Pratchett, 23 of Cedar Falls, as he was leaving a store at the mall.

Officers found his original clothing inside a dressing room of that store.

Pratchett is charged with 2nd Degree Robbery and is in the Black Hawk County Jail.

Cedar Falls officers were assisted by University of Northern Iowa Police, Iowa State Patrol, and the Black Hawk County Sheriff's Office.

Online News Director Nate Leding

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