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Colorado Springs Police Arrest 2 Bank Robbery Suspects

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(credit: CBS)

(credit: CBS)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (CBS4) – Colorado Springs police have a pair of suspected bank robbers behind bars.

Police said Casey Fernau, 28, and Emma Lasek, 22, robbed two banks and tried to rob a third. They said they were also involved in a carjacking in the past month.

Police say Fernau was armed during each robbery and Lasek drove the getaway car.

They also say Lasek set off a military grade smoke grenade before one robbery as a diversion.

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