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Police: Bank Robber Had to Be Cut From Air Duct

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OAK LAWN, Ill. (AP) -Authorities say a wig-wearing bank robber who tried to escape from the scene was found hours later wedged so tight in an air duct that he had to be cut free. Police say 38-year-old Charles Estell was located early Sunday.
The FBI alleges he robbed a suburban Chicago bank Saturday, confronting bank employees with a gun and stuffing $100,000 in a backpack.
 
Authorities spent hours looking for him and located him in an air duct next to the bank. He was wearing a wig of dreadlocks. Estell was charged Sunday with bank robbery. The criminal complaint says Estell admitted he robbed the bank, but he hasn’t entered a formal plea. It was immediately unclear if Estell has an attorney. A message
left at a listed number wasn’t immediately returned.