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U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Kansas

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Shawnee Man Sentenced For Armed Bank Robbery in Overland Park

KANSAS CITY, KAN. – A Shawnee man was sentenced today to 85 months in federal prison for robbing an Overland Park bank at gunpoint, U.S. Attorney Stephen McAllister said.

Mamoudou U. Kaba, 22, Shawnee, Kan., pleaded guilty to one count of bank robbery and one count of brandishing a firearm during the robbery. In his plea, he admitted he brandished a handgun on Sept 22, 2015, when he robbed U.S. Bank at 9900 West 87th in Overland Park, Kan.

He pointed a gun a 9 mm Ruger at a clerk and customers before fleeing the bank with stolen cash.

McAllister commended the Overland Park Police Department, the FBI and Assistant U.S. Attorney David Zabel for their work on the case.

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Updated June 26, 2018