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Department of Justice
U.S. Attorney’s Office
District of Nebraska

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Friday, June 8, 2018

Omaha Man Sentenced for Bank Robberies

United States Attorney Joe Kelly announced today that on June 4, 2018, Chief United State District Court Judge Laurie Smith Camp, sentenced Wayne Rolling, age 25, of Omaha, Nebraska, for his conviction for three bank robberies. Rolling was sentenced to a jail term of 64 months, placed on supervised release for three years and ordered to make restitution to the victim banks.

Defendant in a span of one week in November 2017 robbed three financial institutions in the Omaha metro area. All three of the financial institutions, two SAC Federal Credit Union locations and a First National Bank of Omaha branch, were located in three separate Hy-Vee stores throughout Omaha. In all three of the bank robberies defendant was unarmed but presented demand notes to the tellers.

This case was investigated by the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Omaha Police Department.

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Violent Crime
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Updated June 8, 2018