Housewife pleads guilty to three bank robberies

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EAST ST. LOUIS, IL (KTVI)-An Illinois housewife admits to three bank robberies, saying she did it to pay her rent.

Easter Jimison has pleaded guilty to robbing First Collinsville Bank branches in Caseyville and Maryville and trying to rob the Bank Of Edwardsville in Swansea in November and December of 2014.

Jimison admits she stole more than $5,500. She faces up to 20 years in prison.