Tulsa Man Pleads Guilty For Multiple Bank Robberies

Monday, October 5th 2020, 5:39 pm
By: News On 6

A Tulsa man entered a guilty plea for multiple bank robberies.

In 2019, Tulsa Police arrested Thomas Dean on suspicion of robbing a bank near 36th and Yale.

According to officials, Dean pleaded guilty to two counts of bank robbery using a dangerous weapon, conveying false information on hoaxes, and being a felon in possession of a .38 Special revolver and associated ammunition.

Officials said Dean admitted to robbing an IBC on July 1, 2019 in a plea agreement.

He also robbed an Arvest on July 10, 2019, officials said.

According to officials, the pleas agreement stated Dean faces a sentence of 12 years in federal prison.

Dean's final sentencing hearing set for Jan. 5, 2021.