Tulsa Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested In Claremore


Friday, February 6th 2009, 2:13 pm
By: News On 6


***EDITOR'S NOTE:  Investigators cleared Jeremiah Statler in connection wit the Arvest robbery on February 12th, 2009.  He is no longer considered a suspect in the bank robbery. 

2/13/2009  Related story: Charges Dropped Against Accused Bank Robber

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TULSA, OK -- One bank robbery suspect is in custody and two others have been identified and are being sought by Tulsa Police. 

Police Sgt. Dave Walker says 29-year old Jeremiah Statler was picked up outside a Claremore motel Friday afternoon. 

Statler is charged with the January 29 robbery of the Arvest Bank branch at 4825 E 36th Street.

1/29/2009 Related story: Ninth Tulsa Bank Robbery This Year 

Statler is the second bank robbery suspect arrested this week.  

2/3/2009  Related story: FBI And OHP Nab Suspected Bank Robber

Earlier this week, Tulsa Police obtained arrest warrants for 26-year-old Ronald Cox and 21-year-old Jacob Poole. 

Walker says Cox and Poole have been identified as the men who robbed the First Fidelity Bank at 8120 S. Yale on January 16. 

1/16/2009  Related story: Two Sought In Tulsa Bank Robbery

Anyone with information on Cox and Poole's whereabouts is asked to call Crime Stoppers at 596-COPS or the robbery hotline at 527-0085. 

***EDITOR'S NOTE:  Investigators cleared Jeremiah Statler in connection with the Arvest robbery on February 12th, 2009.  He is no longer considered a suspect in the bank robbery.

2/13/2009  Related story: Charges Dropped Against Accused Bank Robber