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Cheyenne Police arrest robbery suspect

CASPER, Wyo. — The Cheyenne Police Department says that they’ve arrested a suspect in an armed robbery that took place in the Capital City on Monday.

The Cheyenne PD says that Shawn Duffy, age 27 of Cheyenne, was arrested for an armed robbery, which took place at a US Bank branch, on the 1400 block of Prairie Avenue, in Cheyenne, on October 15.

Police officials say that at about 9:15 pm, a patron of the bank was making a business deposit when she was confronted by Duffy who displayed a firearm and demanded money.

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Officers say they responded and deployed a K9 who successfully tracked Duffy to a nearby field. Duffy was arrested on suspicion of the armed robbery, misdemeanor possession of methamphetamine, and an unrelated Laramie County District Court warrant.

The case remains under investigation by the Cheyenne Police Department.