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Blackwell Bank Robbery


37 year old Robert Anthony Perosi of Enid has been arrested in the robbery of the RCB bank in Blackwell. Police were called to the bank at 13th and Doolin at 2 p.m. where bank employees gave them a description of the suspect and his vehicle.  Police apprehended Perosi after a chase into Kansas on I-35.  Kansas Highway Patrol officer put down stop sticks to get Perosi to finally give up.  Perosi is in the Sumner County jail in Wellington, Kansas and the FBI office in Stillwater will take over the case.  Blackwell police, the Kay County Sheriffs office and Kansas Highway Patrol all pursued Perosi after the robbery.