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September 10, 2014 at 8:12 AM

Did Whidbey Island bank robber buy time with hoax call?

CLINTON (AP) — An Island County sheriff’s officer says the man who robbed a bank on Washington’s Whidbey Island may have also placed a hoax 911 call moments earlier to make a bogus report of a murder and divert officers’ attention. KOMO-TV reports that Detective Ed Wallace says a masked man armed with a…

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